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Walton Bridge


Walton Bridge, Keene, New York

Photo by Mwanner

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #317619


Bridge was moved here in 1924 from the town of Black Brook in Clinton County.


Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over East Ausable River on Doctor Ray Road
Essex County, New York
Destroyed by flooding from Tropical Storm Irene; replaced by new pedestrian bridge
Built 1890 by the Berlin Bridge Co.; Relocated here 1924; Closed 1990, Destroyed by flood 2011
- Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut
Lenticular through truss
Length of largest span: 98.1 ft.
Total length: 99.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 12, 1999
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.24474, -73.79786   (decimal degrees)
44°14'41" N, 73°47'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/595983/4899758 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Keene Valley
Inventory numbers
NRHP 99001326 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
NY 3302370 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 50949 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2020: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • April 12, 2017: New photo from Michael Quiet
  • March 3, 2015: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • January 14, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "Pin-connected", "Relocated"


  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia - Article on Bridge with photo
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • npgallery.nps.gov - Historic Bridges of the Ausable River Valley Multiple Property Listing Report


Walton Bridge
Posted July 3, 2018, by Dana and Kay Klein

with attached 1914 postcard view

Walton Bridge
Posted July 3, 2018, by Dana and Kay Klein

wonder if this is Walton bridge before move? Owls head lane near there

Walton Bridge
Posted January 4, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Truss seems to be intact when viewed in Bing (2012)