Since the early 1800's ferries have connected the Rivertownes. Later the
connection was made via bridges, six of them in fact. Over the years two of the
bridges were destroyed by nature, while one was burned during the Civil War to
prevent the Confederate advance into Lancaster County.
Follow the links below to explore the history, technology and folklore of the ferries and bridges.
|Anderson' Ferry||First Bridge||Third Bridge||Fifth Bridge|
|Wright's Ferry||Second Bridge||Fourth Bridge||Sixth Bridge|