Old Blenheim Bridge (Google Aerial Map)

Old Blenheim Bridge was a wooden covered bridge that spanned Schoharie Creek in North Blenheim, New York.

November 25, 2011

Aerial image of the area around the former site of the Old Blenheim Bridge. Aerial photo was taken in September 2011.

Aerial image of the Old Blenheim Bridge from 2009

Old Blenheim Bridge was a wooden covered bridge that spanned Schoharie Creek in North Blenheim, New York. With an open span of 210 feet (64 m), it had the longest span of any surviving covered bridge in the world. It was destroyed on August 28, 2011 as a result of flooding from Tropical Storm Irene. (Source: Wikipedia- Old Blenheim Bridge)

Photos of the Blenheim Bridge before and after it’s unfortunate destruction by Hurricane Irene.

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