Rating:
3 votes

Gilsum Stone Arch Bridge

Photos 

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Very easy access. Easy parking.

Photo taken by David P. Timmins

BH Photo #125534

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Ashuelot River on Old NH 10 in Gilsum
Location
Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1863; rehabilitated 1951
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 31, 1989
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03889, -72.27000   (decimal degrees)
43°02'20" N, 72°16'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/722383/4768750 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilsum
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
2,200
Inventory numbers
NRHP 89001207 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 24828 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,416)
Arch (11,312)
Built 1863 (16)
Built during 1860s (409)
Cheshire County, New Hampshire (61)
Deck arch (10,562)
Functionally obsolete (7,787)
Have street view (23,769)
NH 10 (3)
NR-listed (2,837)
New Hampshire (587)
Open (37,195)
Owned by state (14,199)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,094)
Stone arch (2,707)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,147)

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • February 15, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 21, 2011: New photos from Doug Kerr
  • November 12, 2010: New photo from Steve
  • October 6, 2008: New photos from David P. Timmins

Sources 

  • David P. Timmins - grumpytimm [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Doug Kerr
  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Richard Doody