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Cambridge in Guernsey County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Old Covered Bridge

 
 
Old Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2007
1. Old Covered Bridge Marker
Inscription.
Near This Spot
The Old Covered Bridge
Spanned Wills Creek
On the Old National Road
1828 – 1913
Near It Was the Ferry Cabin
The First House
Built in Cambridge
1798 – 1800

This Marker is Erected
By Anna Asbury Stone Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1926

 
Erected 1926 by The Anna Asbury Stone Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Location. 40° 1.477′ N, 81° 35.777′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, Ohio, in Guernsey County. Click for map. At the Cambridge Union Depot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Wheeling Ave, Cambridge OH 43725, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Tingle Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cambridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Methodist Church (approx. mile away); Guernsey County Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Robert T. Secrest (approx. 0.3 miles away); Guernsey Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Guernsey County Desert Storm Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cambridge.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesRoads & Vehicles
 
Old Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2007
2. Old Covered Bridge Marker
Old Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2007
3. Old Covered Bridge
Close-up of relief on marker
Double wooden bridge of the natural road at Cambridge, Ohio image. Click for full size.
Library of Congress, February 27, 1906
4. Double wooden bridge of the natural road at Cambridge, Ohio
Cambridge Union Depot image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2007
5. Cambridge Union Depot
Cambridge Viaduct<br>National Road Guernsey County. O.<br>1924 image. Click for full size.
By Allen C. Browne, May 28, 2007
6. Cambridge Viaduct
National Road Guernsey County. O.
1924
Today Rt. 40 crosses Wills Creek on the 1924 Cambridge Viaduct.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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