Jackson, NH, March 3, 2011- The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) announces the Honeymoon Bridge in Jackson has reopened to traffic.
The wooden covered bridge over the Ellis River at the intersection of NH Routes 16 and 16A was damaged when a car struck one side of the bridge on February 19.
NHDOT Bridge Maintenance forces completed repair work and reopened the bridge today (March 3). The estimated cost of the repairs is $12,000.
For more on the Jackson, or Honeymoon Covered Bridge go to: http://www.unionleader.com/article.aspx?headline=Jackson+Covered+Bridge+reopens&articleId=f18e8e44-27e1-4e78-8a42-a40d25d1cb2d.
FYI, The New Hampshire DOT website is: http://www.nh.gov/dot/media/nr2011/nr030311jackson.htm.
[Our thanks to G. Robert Salvi & Tom Keating for sharing this story - Ed.]