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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Covered_bridge

A covered bridge is a timber-truss bridge with a roof and siding which, in most covered bridges, create an almost complete enclosure. The purpose of the ...

www.travelandleisure.com/slideshows/americas-most-beautiful-covered-bridges

A covered bridge played a supporting role in one of Hollywood's most intense and fleeting love stories: The Bridges of Madison County, which still inspires ...

www.coveredbridgemap.com

Free interactive maps of all the authentic covered bridges in the United States, Canada and the world - including driving directions.

www.superseventies.com/infobank/covered_bridges.html

Covered bridges still have very practical purposes these days. The walls and roofs on them can still provide protection from extreme weather conditions during  ...

www.britannica.com/technology/covered-bridge

covered bridge: timber-truss structure carrying a roadway over a river or other obstacle, ... The purpose of a viaduct is to carry a road or railway over water,.

www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1136/why-are-covered-bridges-covered

Jun 13, 1997 ... Not to ask a stupid question, but … why are covered bridges covered? It can't have ... You realize, first of all, that covered bridges are wooden.

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Originally, what was the purpose of covering a bridge? ... HTML "The Frequently Asked Question about covered bridges has to be: why were ...

pabook2.libraries.psu.edu/palitmap/CoveredBridges.html

Pennsylvania's covered bridges are standing pieces of our history—each built for a .... Each was built for a purpose, whether it was to transport grain at a mill or ...

www.fhwa.dot.gov/bridge/covered.cfm

The program provides funding to assist the States in their efforts to preserve, rehabilitate, or restore the Nation's historic covered bridges. For the purposes of this ...

www.coveredbridgesociety.org

Purpose: "To preserve covered bridges. To gather and record knowledge of the history of covered bridges. To collect and preserve pictures, printed, and ...