The Oldest Covered Bridge In Illinois Has Been Around Since 1863
There’s a covered bridge in Princeton, Illinois that is the oldest in the state, and it’s amazing that it is still in working order. This incredible piece of architecture is a sight to see, and you won’t want to miss it. Scroll on for more details.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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