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Address: Bailey Island, ME 04330
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Bridge connecting Bailey and Orrs islands.

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Beautiful Views

This is a great place walk across to views of Orrs and Bailey Island. It is a historical bridge where you can view the ocean and the harbor. While we were there a common loon and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 October 2016
Milford_PaMooseman
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Milford,Pa
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Milford,Pa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great place walk across to views of Orrs and Bailey Island. It is a historical bridge where you can view the ocean and the harbor. While we were there a common loon and common elders were fishing near the bridge which was interesting to watch.

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West Newbury, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

What can you say? It's a landmark bridge . It has a good foot traffic walkway. It was rebuilt a few yrs ago. It is if I am correct one of two in the world.

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Greenville, SC
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

I read that this is the only bridge of its kind in the country but I read another place that it is in fact the only bridge of it's kind in the world! That makes it even more interesting! If you're not driving, drink in the details of the scenery. If you're driving, watch the road! This is a very... More 

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Millerstown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The entire Bailey island drive is nice, this adds extra. Kinda amazing when you see it. Worth the short drive. If you are hungry and want to see a view across the water. Eat at Cooke's.

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Thank Craig W
united states
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38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

This bridge was the view from my room at the Bailey Island Motel. I went on a boat ride under the bridge and was amazed to see all the granite that had been stacked to form the bridge. I was told that there was not one means of connecting any of the granite. It was all stacked to remain that... More 

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Woodstown, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A nice easy drive to Bailey Island ends by crossing the cribstone bridge. It is amazing when you look at its profile from the water or Cook's Lobster House nearby

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Helena
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

One site you don't want to miss. You can drive across the bridge or park on either side, but you need to walk across. You need to see the view. Exceptional!

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Brunswick, Maine
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This bridge, built to allow for tides to go through and connect Orr's and Bailey Islands, was rebuilt a few years ago to the original specs. Don't miss it!

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Springfield - Delaware County, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We were staying at a rental home that required us to go over this bridge every day. I wouldn't drive far to see it, but if you are close by, it truly is an engineering marvel. You can also walk across it.

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Leysin, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is a fabulous wooden structure. It is narrow, so beware of you have a camper, trailer of large pickup. There is a separate pedestrian / bike path, and that's the way to go. There are good views from Cooks and Morse's.

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