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Loveland Curve


You may recognize this location. Many people bicycle this route on what they call the "five & dime" Jigsaw Puzzle

Loveland Curve2024-04-10T08:13:44-07:00

Log Drive, Connecticut River


This week's jigsaw puzzle depicts a right of spring-- Millions of long hardwood logs from Vermont and New Hampshire forests floated down the Connecticut River during the legendary log drives [...]

Log Drive, Connecticut River2024-04-10T08:07:17-07:00

Ledyard Bridge, 1935


In 1935 a new bridge to Hanover, the Ledyard bridge, was being constructed. The temporary bridge was a pile bridge about 15 feet above the water. The spring high water [...]

Ledyard Bridge, 19352024-04-10T07:33:05-07:00

Lewiston Jigsaw Puzzle


Photo taken ca. 1900 right at the intersection of what is today River Road and the base of Ledyard Bridge. The road leads over a small bridge created to accommodate [...]

Lewiston Jigsaw Puzzle2024-04-10T07:29:58-07:00

Calendar of Events 2024


Because we are always updating our calendar, check back here or Facebook for up-to-date information.February 1: Annual Meeting and Schoolhouse History Talk, 6:30 pm on ZoomFebruary 8: Discover Norwich: Eat, [...]

Calendar of Events 20242024-04-09T13:16:04-07:00
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