HISTORIC COVERED BRIDGES IN MARYLAND

The Gilpin Covered Bridge in Cecil County, Maryland

This Burr Arch Truss Bridge was built between 1850 and 1860 and is located
adjacent to MD Route 272 over Northeast Creek in Cecil County, Maryland. This
bridge is 119 feet long and 13.5 feet wide and is closed to all traffic. A plan to
preserve this historic bridge is under consideration.

For information contact the Cecil County
Department of Public Works at (410) 996-1102.

gilpin bridge 1

gilpin bridge 2