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Bulls Bridge
CT-03-01
Bulls Bridge, Conn. - Litchfield County
Photo of Bulls Bridge
Bulls Bridge

Photo of Bulls Bridge Portal
Bulls Bridge Portal


Bridge Statistics
Region:  Berkshires
County:  Litchfield
Leitchfield Count Map
Town:  Kent
Locality:  Gaylordsville
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 41  40.548
W 73  30.572
Bridge Carries:  Bulls Bridge Road
Bridge Crosses:  Housatonic River
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Town Lattice & Queen Post Truss
Year Built:  1842
Builder:  Unknown
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  109'-0"
Width: Unknown
World Guide No.: 07-03-01
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Bulls Bridge is a one span Town Lattice and Queenpost Truss with a total length of 109 feet. It carries Bulls Bridge Road over the Housatonic River in the town of Bulls Bridge. This historic bridge is an was built in 1842.

Photography
Be careful of traffic when taking portal shots. Easy access under bridge for excllent elevation photos.

Parking
Parking available west of bridge on left side of road before arriving at bridge from Rt. 7.

Additional Information / Web Links
History of Kent, CT - Bulls Bridge


Truss / Arch

Photo of Bulls Bridge Truss
Bulls Bridge Truss

Location Map



Location map of Bulls Bridge


Location
On the west side of US7, in town of Bulls Bridge, take Bulls Bridge Road 0.2 miles to the bridge.



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