Trees for the Bridge

| March 31, 2006

I noticed the last blog doesn’t have a photo on it. There is a photo on this one. I hope it doesn’t get lost in cyberspace because it is Ethan standing on one of the logs that has been donated for the bridge. We counted 138 logs altogether. We need around 210 I’m told. They […]

Covered Bridge – Mill – Water Wheel

| March 30, 2006

The photo is of Ethan’s drawing of the Bridgeton Mill and Covered Bridge. He likes to draw and this is one of his favorite subjects. The other one is dragons. I have tried to put news on this blog a couple of times but it won’t go for some reason. If this thing was water […]

Ethan’s Drawing

| March 28, 2006

I promised to show one of Ethan’s (Age 6) drawings of the Bridgeton Mill and Covered Bridge. He likes to draw and this is one of his favorite subjects. In one of the last blogs I asked if anyone new what was hanging down at the ends of Ben Hill’s model of the Bridgeton Covered […]

Bridgeton Covered Bridge

| March 18, 2006

Ben Hill finished the model of the Bridgeton Covered Bridge for the Auction. The Auction will be held April 29th, 2006 in Down Town Bridgeton. All the money raised at the Auction will be used to rebuild the Bridgeton Covered Bridge. This model is 3/4 in. = one foot. The first one he made was […]

Center Pier

| March 6, 2006

This is the center pier after the workers finished removing the blocks of sandstone. It looks very good inside and out to me. As you can see they only removed the top layers. I believe we are now waiting on the new blocks to be cut. If that is the case it will be spring […]

Bridgeton Covered Bridge

| March 6, 2006

Ben Hill made this model of the Bridgeton Covered Bridge. It is 8 feet long with 2 sections, each 4 foot long. One section is finished with siding and a cedar shake roof. the other section is left open so you can see the bridge construction. Ben is retired from the construction business. He has […]