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Welcome to Bulls Bridge ...

Bulls Bridge is located in Litchfield County<1>.

The location of Bulls Bridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Bulls Bridge: Bulls Brg. (or less commonly used: Bulls Brdg. or Bulls Brdge.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Bulls Bridge for more information about variations on the name of Bulls Bridge.

Bulls Bridge is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bulls Bridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bulls Bridge lies within the (860) area code.

Adding Bulls Bridge to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Bulls Bridge in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Bulls Bridge elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Bulls Bridge on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bulls Bridge on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Bulls Bridge ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bulls Bridge.

  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Bulls Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danbury<5>
  • Danbury [Fairfield County]
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    • Danbury [Fairfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Bulls Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Danbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Danbury
  • East Fishkill [Dutchess County]
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    • East Fishkill [Dutchess County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bulls Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,527 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Fishkill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Fishkill
  • Southbury [New Haven County]
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    • Southbury [New Haven County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Bulls Bridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,571 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southbury
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southeast [Putnam County]
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      • Southeast [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,052 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southeast have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Brookfield [Fairfield County]
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      • Brookfield [Fairfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • La Grange [Dutchess County]
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      • La Grange [Dutchess County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,627 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
    • Beekman [Dutchess County]
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      • Beekman [Dutchess County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beekman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Fairfield [Fairfield County]
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      • New Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,878 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Fairfield
    • Kent [Putnam County]
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      • Kent [Putnam County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Bulls Bridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bulls Bridge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bulls Bridge.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bulls Bridge. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bulls Bridge.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bulls Bridge. See our Newspapers Page for Bulls Bridge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bulls Bridge ...

Looking for more information about Bulls Bridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Bulls Bridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Bulls Bridge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Connecticut

About Litchfield County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bulls Bridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including Litchfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bulls Bridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bulls Bridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bulls Bridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6756, Longitude: -73.5073       In this case, the coordinates for Bulls Bridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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