13. The Sarah Mildred Long Bridge

by Woodard D. Openo

Sarah Mildred Long Bridge, Openo, Portsmouth Marine Society

This is the story of the Maine-New Hampshire Interstate Bridge, built in 1939 across the Piscataqua River between Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Kittery, Maine. There is a brief history of the 1821 bridge that the new bridge replaced, extensive details on the construction of the new bridge and its accompanying bypass, details of the drawbridge operation, and many anecdotes and stories about the bridge.

7×10 Hardcover, 160 pages, 90 illustrations, ISBN 0-915819-12-0 $30.00