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Jay Bridge Restoration Progress
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Jay, New York - To follow the progress of the restoration work on the Jay Bridge, go to http://members.localnet.com/~jligon/Alpine/Jay - UPDATE September 3, 2004

Jay, New York, April 4, 2004 - Hi Joe- We just set up the job trailer today in Jay. Materials are supposed to arrive later in the week. Here is a photo of the birth of the bridge. I'll keep you posted on the progress. Best regards- Jim Ligon

[Jim Ligon is construction foreman for Alpine Construction of Stillwater, N.Y. He and his team have recently completed work on the Poland Covered Bridge in Cambridge, Vermont.
The Jay Covered Bridge is located in Essex County, N.Y. The 175-foot bridge was built in 1857 using the Howe Truss to cross the Ausable River near Jay , N.Y. - Ed.]

Jay Bridge. Photo by Jim Ligon, April 5, 2004

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Joe Nelson, P.O Box 267, Jericho, VT 05465-0267
This file posted April 6, 2004, updated September 11, 2004