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View of Butler from 1875

Covered Bridge Across the Licking River
Thanks! for this image to Ronald L Dunn

Longest Covered Bridge
 in the World, Butler

 

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Views of the New Bridge at Butler
“Published by Ducker's Pharmacy, Butler”
The 1904 Renovation

 

 

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Licking River Bridge, Butler, Kentucky

 

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The Licking River Bridge, circa 1934
The above two images are from the Library of Congress' American Memory Site, here

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The bridge formally opened on January 1,1871.
Was it really the longest covered bridge in the world? Find out here.
Mrs. Florence Drucker's Poem,
The Old Covered Bridge,
is here.
A few short historical notes
about the bridge are here.

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Flood and Ice on the Licking, Feb. 11, 1918 The Ice of 1918

 

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Low water mark on
 the Licking River
High water on the Licking River,
 published by Ducker's
Pharmacy in Butler
High water on the
 Licking River
Published by Ducker's
Pharmacy, Butler, Ky.

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