New Hampshire Covered Bridges.

This is a list of New Hampshire covered bridges, old, new, and restored. There are fifty-five historic wooden currently standing in the state of New Hampshire The Chester Covered Bridge is the newest official bridge, #55

Standing covered bridges

The list is sortable. Click on any title to sort by Location, Year, Waterbody, and so on. Some bridges go by two or more names; this list uses the name posted on the bridge.

Name Location Waterbody Year built NH # Notes
Allen Hollis Bridge Woodstock Lost
River
1981 Foot traffic only.
Ashuelot
Covered Bridge
Ashuelot Ashuelot
River
1864 1 Also called Village Bridge or Village Station Bridge.
Bacon Bridge Pittsburg Connecticut
River
1876 34 State calls it the Pittsburg-Clarksville Covered Bridge. Beside
a rushing rapids. Leads to a footpath to a meadow. Sign: “Bypass / Historic.”
Foot traffic only.
Bartlett Bridge Bartlett Saco
River
1790 50 Contains the Covered Bridge Gift Shoppe. Foot traffic only.
Bath
Covered Bridge
Bath Ammonoosuc
River
1832 28 Car and foot traffic.
Bement
Covered Bridge
Bradford West
Branch Warner River
1854 14 Car traffic only.
Blacksmith Shop Bridge Cornish Mill Brook 1881 21 Foot traffic only.
Blair
Bridge
Campton Pemigewasset
River
1869 41 Overhead sign: “Five dollars fine for riding or driving on
this bridge faster than a walk.” Car traffic only.
Blow-Me-Down
Covered Bridge
Cornish Blow-me-down
Brook
1877 23 Car traffic only.
Bog
Bridge
Andover Pleasant Brook 1887 16 Also called Cilleyville Bridge. Car traffic only.
Brundage Bridge Grafton Mill Brook 1957 Rural. Foot traffic only.
Bump Covered Bridge Campton Beebe
River
1972 43 Car traffic only.
Carleton
Bridge
Swanzey South
Branch Ashuelot River
1789 a. 7 Car traffic only.
Chester Covered Bridge Chester Wason Brook 2011 Also called Wason Pond Covered Bridge. Built by the Timber
Framers Guild
and volunteers. Foot traffic only.
Chocorua Ski and Beach Bridge Tamworth Chocorua
River
1992 Car traffic only.
Clark’s Bridge North
Woodstock
Pemigewasset
River
1904 64 Part of the Clark’s Trading Post compound. Railroad traffic
only.
Cold
River Bridge
Langdon Cold
River
1869 18 Also called McDermott Bridge. Foot traffic only.
Columbia
Bridge
Columbia Connecticut
River
1911 33 Car traffic only.
Contoocook
Railroad Bridge
Contoocook Contoocook
River
1849-50 10 Also called Hopkinton Railroad Covered Bridge. The state lists
it simply as “Railroad Bridge”. Oldest covered railroad bridge in the USA.
Coombs
Covered Bridge
Winchester Ashuelot
River
1837 2 Car traffic only.
Corbin
Covered Bridge
Newport North
Branch Sugar River
1845 a. 17 Car traffic only.
Cornish-Windsor
Covered Bridge
Cornish,
New Hampshire
and Windsor,
Vermont
Connecticut
River
1866 20 Longest wooden covered bridge in the United States. Car traffic
only.
Dalton
Covered Bridge
Warner Warner
River
1853 a. 12 Car traffic only.
Dingleton
Hill Covered Bridge
Cornish Mill Brook 1882 22 Car traffic only.
Durgin
Bridge
Sandwich Cold
River
1869 45 Car traffic only.
Edgell Bridge Lyme Clay Brook 1885 25 Car traffic only.
Flume Covered Bridge Lincoln Pemigewasset
River
1871 39 Car traffic only.
Friendship Bridge Wentworth Baker
River
1962; 2016 Constructed 1962 as Goffe’s Mill Covered Bridge in Bedford.[13]
Reconstructed in Wentworth in 2016. Named the Friendship Bridge by the Friends
of Wentworth Parks and Recreation non-profit, owners of the bridge. Foot
traffic only.
Groveton Bridge Groveton Upper
Ammonoosuc River
1852 32 No name plate. Has picnic tables inside. Sign: “Welcome to
North Country ATV Trail System.” Foot and ATV traffic only.
Hancock-Greenfield
Bridge
Hancock
and Greenfield
Contoocook
River
1937 8 Also called County Bridge. Car traffic only.
Happy Corner Bridge Pittsburg Perry
Stream
1850s? 35 Decorated with Christmas lights. Posted “Fishermen: Fly Fishing
Only” with rules. Car and foot traffic.
Haverhill-Bath
Covered Bridge
Bath Ammonoosuc
River
1827 27 The state lists it as the Bath-Haverhill Bridge. Spans a rushing
spillway. Foot traffic only.
Henniker / New
England College
Henniker Contoocook
River
1972 63 At New
England College
. Foot traffic only.
Honeymoon
Bridge
Jackson Ellis
River
1876 a. 51 Car and foot traffic.
HoodKroft Bridge Derry Beaver
Brook
1980s Part of the HoodKroft Country Club. Golf cart and foot traffic
only.
Jack O Lantern Bridge Woodstock Pond 1987 Part of the Jack O Lantern Resort and Golf Course.
Keniston
Bridge
Andover Blackwater
River
1882 15 Car traffic only.
Little Red Bridge Candia 1961 Part of Candia Woods Golf Links. Golf cart and foot traffic
only.
Mechanic Street Bridge Lancaster Israel
River
1862 31 No name plate. Also called Israels River Bridge. Sign: “Built
Lancaster, N.H. 1862”. Rebuilt 2006. Car traffic only.
Melendy Pond Bridge Hudson First Brook 1982 Foot traffic only.
Meriden Bridge Plainfield Bloods Brook 1880 24 Also called Mill Bridge. Car traffic only.
Mount
Orne Covered Bridge
Lancaster Connecticut
River
1911 / 1983 30 No name plate. Sign “1911 1983”. 266′ feet long. Connects
Lancaster, NH and Lunenberg, VT. Car traffic only.
Nepalese Bridge Randolph Mossy Glen Waterfalls 1968 Foot traffic only.
Nissitissit Foot Bridge Brookline Nissitissit
River
1978 Foot traffic only.
Packard Hill Bridge Lebanon Mascoma
River
1991 67 Car and foot traffic.
Pier
Bridge
Newport Sugar
River
1907 57 Also called Chandler Station Bridge. Car traffic only.
Prentiss
Bridge
Langdon Great
Brook
1791 19 Smallest covered bridge in New Hampshire. Car traffic only.
River Road Bridge Pittsburg Perry
Stream
1858 36 Shifted off its roadbed to one side. Needs repair. Foot traffic
only.
Riverwalk Bridge Littleton Ammonoosuc
River
2004 Long footbridge connecting downtown and a park with weekly
Farmer’s Market. Plaque: “Built by the town of Littleton, N.H.” Foot traffic
only.
Rowell’s
Covered Bridge
West
Hopkinton
Contoocook
River
1853 9 Car traffic only.
Royal Crest Covered Bridge Nashua Spit Brook 1970 Part of Royal Crest Estates Apartments. Foot traffic only.
Saco River Bridge Conway Saco
River
1890 48 Car and foot traffic.
Sawyers
Crossing Covered Bridge
Swanzey Ashuelot
River
1859 6 Replaced an earlier bridge built in 1771. Car traffic only.
Sentinel Pine Bridge Lincoln Pemigewasset
River
1939 38 In Franconia
Notch State Park
at Flume
Gorge
. Foot traffic only.
Slate
Covered Bridge
Swanzey Ashuelot
River
1862 4 Destroyed by fire in 1993, rebuilt in 2001.
Smith Millennium Bridge Plymouth Baker
River
2001 44 Third bridge built on the site. “The strongest covered bridge
in the world.” Car and foot traffic.
Squam River Bridge Ashland Squam
River
1990 65 Car and foot traffic.
Stowell Road Covered Bridge Merrimack Baboosic
Brook
1990 Car traffic only.
Stark
Covered Bridge
Stark Upper
Ammonoosuc River
1857 or 1862 37 Beautiful bridge decorated with pendant acorn finials and
painted bright white. No name plate. In the center of town. Car and foot
traffic.
Sulphite
Railroad Bridge
Franklin Winnipesaukee
River
1896 62 Only remaining deck-covered railroad bridge in the USA. Also
called the “Upside Down Bridge” because the railroad ran over the top, now
discontinued. Damaged by arson in 1980. No access.
Swift
River Bridge
Conway Swift
River
1869 47 Foot traffic only.
Swiftwater
Covered Bridge
Bath Wild
Ammonoosuc River
1849 29 Car traffic only.
Teixeira Park Bridge Peterborough Nubanusit
Brook
1965 In Teixeira Park.
Turkey Jim’s Bridge Campton West Branch Brook 1883 42 Restored in 1958, washed out in 1964, restored in 2013. Inside
the Branch Brook Campground. Foot traffic only.
Waterloo
Covered Bridge
Warner Warner
River
1840 13 Car traffic only.
Wentworth Golf Club Jackson Ellis
River
1991 Part of the Wentworth Golf Club course. Golf cart and foot
traffic only.
West
Swanzey Covered Bridge
Swanzey Ashuelot
River
1832 5 Also called Thompson Bridge. Car and foot traffic.
White Mountain National Forest Bridge Albany Swift
River
1858 49 Also called Albany Bridge. Built in 1857, destroyed by windstorm
in 1858, rebuilt in 1858. Car and foot traffic.
Whittier
Bridge
Ossipee Bearcamp
River
1870s 46 Parked on the road and being restored as of summer 2017. No
access.
Wright’s
Bridge
Newport Sugar
River
1906 58 Car traffic only.
Yankee Barn Bridge Grantham Eastman
Pond
1982 Part of the Eastman Community Association, not accessible
to general public. Foot traffic only.

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