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SQPC Number: QC/61-27-01
County: Huntingdon County
Township: Elgin - Hinchinbrook
Town/Village: Powerscourt
Bridge Name: Powerscourt
Crosses: Rivière Châteauguay
Truss type: McCallum
Spans: 2
Length: 180', 54m
Roadway Width:
Built: 1861
Builder:
When Lost: standing
Cause:
Latitude: N45 00.42
Longitude: W074 09.65
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Topographic map of the area
Directions: 4.6 miles north of US11 at Chateaugay, NY on River St. to Canadian border, continue 1.3 miles (2.1 km) ahead, then 3.2 miles (5.1 km) left on chemin de la 1re-Concession. At Powerscourt.
Comments:

Pont Powers Court or Percy, Elgin-Hinchenbrook, MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent, QC Built 1861
Bill Caswell Photo, August 1992


Pont Powers Court or Percy, Elgin-Hinchenbrook, MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent, QC Built 1861
Richard E. Roy Collection (1973)


Pont Powers Court or Percy, Elgin-Hinchenbrook, MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent, QC Built 1861
Verna B. Gatchell Photo (1953), Richard E. Roy Collection

Sources:
http://www.mtq.gouv.qc.ca/portal/page/portal/grand_public/vehicules_promenade/reseau_routier/structures/ponts_couverts/visite_ponts/monteregie
Arbour, Gérald & Forest, Gaétan. List of Québec Bridges, 2006
National Society for the Preservation of Covered Bridges. World Guide to Covered Bridges, 2009, page 186

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