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1950's: Building Years

Read more about the previous history of "The Bridge" on the History Page. The 50's were building years following the 1953 tragic accident killing three spectators on the road course. A purposed track was the goal! Very passionate and courageous people built Bridgehampton Raceway beginning in 1957. View the gallery below.

1958 Program Cover
1958 Aerial View and Article
1958 Aerial View and Article
1959 Program Cover
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Chief Pit Stewart Bill Baldwin

Chief Pit Stewart Bill Baldwin
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Chief Pit Stewart Bill Baldwin ad General Contractor for the new Bridgehampton course, Ericole Colasante, discuss the merits of the circuit's billiard table smooth surface.