Maine once had more than one hundred covered bridges. Only seven of these bridges remain today, but the photographic record of the others is surprisingly complete. Photographer/historian Joseph D. Conwill has seen every covered bridge in North America, including nearly two hundred that no longer exist. In Maine's Covered Bridges he offers views of the structures that once graced the state's roads and railroads, many of them in the Oxford Hills and Western Mountains regions. All of Maine's major rivers-the Saco, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Penobscot, and Aroostook-and even smaller rivers, including the Presumpscot, Ossipee, Little Androscoggin, Ellis, Sandy, Piscataquis, Narraguagus, and St. Croix, had a covered bridge.
Softcover, 6 x 9, 128 pgs.