Bridge between Cornish and South Hiram - original covered bridge

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Bridge between Cornish and South Hiram - original covered bridge

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Description

Covered Bridge over the Ossipee connecting Cornish and South Hiram (Durgintown). This bridge is east of Warren’s Bridge. You are looking west along the river. Cornish is on the left and Durgintown is on the right. Durgintown was known for the profusion of Durgins that lived there. Date of construction is unknown, probably early 1880s.



Source is a picture of an old postcard

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About This Item

  • Title: Bridge between Cornish and South Hiram - original covered bridge
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Local Name: Durgintown
  • Town: Cornish, South Hiram
  • County: OXFORD, York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 10.2 cm x 14.8 cm
  • Local Code: B 2
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Cornish Historical Society
HC 69, Box 79, Cornish, ME 04020

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