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Guilford in Dearborn County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Guilford Covered Bridge

 
 
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August 22, 2015
1. Guilford Covered Bridge Marker
Inscription. Built 1879
Original Design by Archibald M. Kennedy and Sons
Additional Structural Supports added in the early 1900s to sustain heavier loads produced by Guilford's rail commerce
Moved from Yorkridge Rd to park in 1960
Damaged by fire in 1993
Restored in 1997 by LL Brown Co. and the Amos Schwartz Co
For the Dearborn County Park and Recreation Board
And the Dearborn County Commissioners
 
Location. 39° 10.215′ N, 84° 54.508′ W. Marker is in Guilford, Indiana, in Dearborn County. Marker can be reached from Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is inside the bridge on the right side as you pass under the bridge from the road. The Bridge is located in the Guilford Covered Bridge Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4785 Main Street, Guilford IN 47022, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. East Fork Stone Chapel (approx. 1.3 miles away); Indiana - Ohio State Line Monument (approx. 5 miles away in Ohio); Dover (approx. 5.3 miles away); General John Morgan (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named General John Morgan
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August 22, 2015
2. Guilford Covered Bridge
(approx. 5.4 miles away); St. John The Baptist Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); James Buchanan Eads (approx. 5.8 miles away); Lawrenceburg (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guilford.
 
Also see . . .  Guilford Covered Bridge Park. Website for the Guilford Covered Bridge Park. (Submitted on August 31, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Guilford Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
August 22, 2015
3. Guilford Covered Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2015. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 31, 2015. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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