The Spooks of Sachs Bridge

Sachs Covered Bridge, Gettysburg Note/disclaimer: I consider myself a historian and folklorist who collects Pennsylvania's legends and lore. However, every now and then while out getting pictures I have had an experience that I cannot explain and this is one of those stories. Everyone knows that Gettysburg is haunted. Right? The landscape has to haunted … Continue reading The Spooks of Sachs Bridge

Along the Way: Knapp’s Covered Bridge

Knapp's Covered Bridge I’ve always been amazed by how much we miss on our every day travels. As we go about our business, speeding along on major roadways, the history that sits just off these busy roads is often overlooked, forgotten and ignored. I have quit counting the number of times I have traveled Route … Continue reading Along the Way: Knapp’s Covered Bridge

Along the Way: Graham Road Covered Bridge

Graham Road Covered Bridge As I toured the covered bridges of Ashtabula County, I was amazed by their differences. Though very similar in structure, each had its own personality. The longest covered bridge in the United States and the shortest recognized covered bridges exist within the county. One bridge that definitely stood out on the … Continue reading Along the Way: Graham Road Covered Bridge

Along the Way: Pomeroy-Academia Covered Bridge

Pomeroy-Academia Covered Bridge Over the last couple years I’ve journeyed to Ohio to visit the longest covered bridge in the United States and to Vermont and New Hampshire to visit the second longest. Having visited them, I turned my attention to the longest covered bridge still standing within the Pennsylvania borders. Note: The longest covered … Continue reading Along the Way: Pomeroy-Academia Covered Bridge

Along the Way: Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge

Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge The only day it did not rain on my trip to New England thankfully was the day I planned on visiting covered bridges in the region. Having spent the morning bouncing around eastern Vermont and western New Hampshire, I headed towards the community of Windsor, Vermont to visit the covered bridge located … Continue reading Along the Way: Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge

Along the Way: Clay’s Covered Bridge

Clay's Covered Bridge, Little Buffalo State Park Zech and I arrived at Little Buffalo State Park, located west of Newport, before the crowds arrived. The cool morning air, mixed with the warmth of the sun, promised perfect weather. From the appearance of the empty parking lot, we would have time to photograph the covered bridge … Continue reading Along the Way: Clay’s Covered Bridge