Near Grantsville in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Casselman River Bridge
Spruce Forest Artisan Village History Walk
Restored in 1911, the Casselman Bridge is now listed on the National Register of Historic Sites. It has become a world renowned tourist attraction, a delight to photographers, artists and historians, and is often prominent in photographic and art exhibitions.
This bridge is the oldest of the three bridges which span the Casselmand River at Little Crossings. The three bridges tell the region's story of transportation, settlement and development.
Location. 39° 41.806′ N, 79° 8.595′ W. Marker is near Grantsville, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker can be reached from Casselman Road 0.3 miles west of National Pike (Alternate U.S. 40). Touch for map. Located at the Casselman Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Grantsville MD 21536, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Castlemanís River Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); The Little Crossings (within shouting Mountain Maryland Gateway to the West (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Pike (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Yoder House (about 400 feet away); Stantonís Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crash of a United States B-52 Bomber (approx. 0.4 miles away); Early Inns (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grantsville.
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Bridges & Viaducts • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 28, 2015, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 1, 2017, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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