The Foster, Rhode Island
police patch shown above is a seven-color shoulder patch depicting Foster's
Swamp Meadow Covered
Anyone wishing to purchase a new patch may do so by mailing a
envelope and a check or money
order for $5.00 for each patch (U.S.
payable to "Foster Police Department" at the following address:
Chief William Ziehl
Foster Police Department
182 Howard Hill Rd.
Foster, RI 02825
Attention: Patch Request
before the current design:
The above are old-style Foster Police Department shoulder patches,
used prior to the current style patch. They are not available for sale.
Meadow Covered Bridge is
Rhode Island's only covered bridge on a public road.
This forty foot long replica of an authentic nineteenth-century wooden covered
bridge was completed in 1994 by an all volunteer crew and built with donated
lumber cut from local forests. To visit: From Route 6, go south on Route
94; turn right on Central Pike.