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Old State Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

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BH Photo #178001

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over West Canada Creek on Old State Road in Newport
Location
Herkimer County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1853; rehabilitated 1973
Builder
- Leonard Boyer
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 233.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 10, 1992
Also called
Newport Stone Arch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.18472, -75.01694   (decimal degrees)
43°11'05" N, 75°01'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/498623/4781328 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
1,983
Inventory numbers
NY 3307830 (New York State bridge identification number)
NRHP 91002035 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 26151 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 61.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (9,018)
Arch (12,727)
Built 1853 (56)
Built during 1850s (579)
Deck arch (11,954)
Herkimer County, New York (79)
Leonard Boyer (1)
NR-listed (3,015)
New York (4,954)
Open (41,198)
Owned by county (21,709)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,547)
Stone arch (3,309)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,589)

Update Log 

  • July 3, 2020: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Added NRHP listing, designer and alternate name
  • April 18, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 18, 2010: New photo from Doug Kerr

Sources 

  • Doug Kerr
  • Geoff Hubbs