Bull's Bridge

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Bull's Bridge
Bulls Bridge.jpg
Official name Bridge No. 4453
Carries Bull's Bridge Road
Crosses Housatonic River
Locale Kent, Connecticut
Maintained by Connecticut Department of Transportation
Design Lattice truss bridge
Material wood
Total length 33.2 metres (109 ft)[1]
Opened 1842
Toll None
Coordinates 41°40′32″N 73°30′34″W / 41.67556°N 73.50944°W / 41.67556; -73.50944Coordinates: 41°40′32″N 73°30′34″W / 41.67556°N 73.50944°W / 41.67556; -73.50944

Bull's Bridge is a single-lane vehicular wooden covered bridge across the Housatonic River in the town of Kent, Connecticut. The bridge uses lattice truss design by Ithiel Town and was built in 1842 out of timber. Queen post trusses were added later in the 19th century as secondary support. The bridge was further reinforced in 1969 by the addition of steel beams beneath the deck. The bridge was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.

Bull's Bridge

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