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Covered Bridges: Spanning Time

  • Aired: 10/05/2009
  • 39:26
  • Rating: NR
America's covered bridges are revered as relics-sturdy and studied outdoor antiques descended from a rustic, ancient spirit of economy and thrift. They are gateways to our rural roots. Covered Bridges: Spanning Time explores covered bridges in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Delaware and tells their stories through the eyes of bridge enthusiasts and historians.
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Exploring rare and historic covered bridges in the Mid-Atlantic region.
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