Bailey Island Bridge, Maine

Bailey Island Bridge -. Located in  Harpswell, Maine USA,  which is on the New England seacoast. The  bridge is 1,150-foot long and was built in 1928. It connects Bailey Island and  Orr's Island, plus it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is believed to be the only granite cribstone bridge left in the world today.
Bailey Island Bridge – Harpswell, Maine
 

Bailey Island Bridge, Maine – The Bailey Island Bridge is located along Route 24 in Harpswell, Maine. It connects Bailey Island and Orr’s Island. Construction of the bridge started in 1927 and was completed in 1928. The design is referred to as a “cribstone” design, and it may be the only granite cribstone bridge left in the world today.

Bailey Island Bridge -. Located in  Harpswell, Maine USA,  which is on the New England seacoast.  .Notes: .The  bridge is 1,150-foot long and was built in 1928. It connects Bailey Island and  Orr's Island, plus it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is believed to be the only granite cribstone bridge left in the world today.
Bailey Island Bridge – Harpswell, Maine
 

The cribstone design consists of granite slabs (above) stacked on top of one another, which allows the tide to flow through without disturbing the structure. It is 1,150-foot long and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  

Views from Bailey Island Bridge -. Located in  Harpswell, Maine USA,  which is on the New England seacoast.  .Notes: .The  bridge is 1,150-foot long and was built in 1928. It connects Bailey Island and  Orr's Island, plus it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is believed to be the only granite cribstone bridge left in the world today.
Bailey Island Bridge – Harpswell, Maine
 

If your travels ever bring you to this area of Maine visit this bridge. It is one of the more interesting bridges I have photographed in New England. You can license any of the above images for publications by clicking on the image you are interested in. And you can view more images of the Bailey Island Bridge here.

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Erin Paul is a professional photographer who specializes in environmental conservation and historic preservation photography in the New Hampshire White Mountains. His work is published worldwide, and credits include; Backpacker Magazine, Appalachian Trail Conservancy, the Appalachian Mountain Club, and The Wilderness Society.

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