Hop Brook Culvert

Abandoned
Junction Hopmeadow Street (CT-10) and Hop Brook in Simsbury

Rubble stone masonry culvert carrying Farmington Canal over Hop Brook

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Hop Brook 1

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in February 2020

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Description 

A 16 foot stone arch carried the Farmington Canal over Hop Brook on top of a fill approximately 300 feet long and 25 feet high. Main Street, now Woodland Street, crossed a similar culvert built at the same time. Both were built by Calvin Barber.

Update Log 

  • February 10, 2020: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • February 10, 2020: Added by Chester Gehman

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