Sugar Creek Covered Bridge – Illinois

Sugar Creek Covered Bridge is located south of Springfield, Illinois about an hour from St. Louis, Missouri. This historic, red bridge once allowed travelers to cross Sugar Creek.

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In 1965, IDOT upgraded the bridge by placing it on a modern foundation to preserve it for years to come.

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The bridge was constructed in 1827 and is one of just five covered bridges remaining in the State of Illinois.

A special thanks to my friend, Michelle, for coming along!

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  1. love covered bridges!


  2. The inside of bridge is interesting!


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