December 5, 2019: The Bridgeport Covered Bridge, in the South Yuba River State Park, has been undergoing a restoration for the past six months. Bridgewright Will Truax has been involved in the project since the beginning.
Here is the November update from Herb Lindberg:
This is the sixth month of work restoring the covered bridge at Bridgeport in South Yuba River State Park, CA. The Mabey bridge constructed in September was used to hang shoring platform (scaffolding) beams below Wood's 1862 covered bridge. All of the beams that could be installed with telescoping lifts in the river bed were installed in October. In November:
Here is a YouTube video showing the November work:
Our thanks to Will Truax for passing this information along.