World's Shortest covered Bridge- Latchford, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Juicepig
N 47° 19.796 W 079° 48.759
17T E 589711 N 5242512
Quick Description: Listed by Guinness book of world records, the towns claim to fame is the world's shortest covered bridge. Located at the creek crossing in Latchford, Ontario. The town's slogan is "The Best Little Town by a Dam Site!"
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 9/20/2010 8:41:25 AM
Waymark Code: WM9QN8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 13

Long Description:
?The Bridge is 11 feet, 3 inches (3.4 m) long along the roof ridge, though the water covering is only 4 feet of that across a concrete culvert. It is listed in the Guinness book of world records as the worlds shortest bridge. The bridge holds one lane of traffic, and one lane of walkers.
Current Condition of Bridge: excellent

Web Address: [Web Link]

Description of Covered Bridge:
tiny covered bridge crossing a concrete culvert about 4 feet wide.


Year Built: 1992

Location (Road - City - State - Country): Latchford,on

Parking (If not at the bridge):: Not listed

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