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New Paltz Covered Bridge

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New Paltz Covered Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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

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BH Photo #480048

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Facts 

Overview
Lost covered Bridge over Wallkill River on New Paltz-Minnewaska Road
Location
New Paltz, Ulster County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1850
Design
Lattice through truss with arches
Dimensions
Total length: 153.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.74644, -74.09041   (decimal degrees)
41°44'47" N, 74°05'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/575628/4622024 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90390 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 26, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • August 26, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com