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State Forest Road Stone Arch Bridge

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Negro Brook Stone Arch

Photo taken by Magicpiano

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Description 

Part of Follett Stone Arch Bridge Historic District

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Negro Brook on State Forest Road in Townshend.
Location
Townshend, Windham County, Vermont
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1894
Builder
- James Otis Follett of Jamaica, Vermont
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 14.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 12, 1976
Also called
Negro Brook Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.04266, -72.69316   (decimal degrees)
43°02'34" N, 72°41'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/687900/4768135 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 76000150 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 91380 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,635)
Arch (12,880)
Built 1894 (270)
Built during 1890s (3,388)
Closed (2,797)
Deck arch (12,096)
James Otis Follett (8)
NR-listed (3,027)
Owned by county (22,000)
Stone arch (3,375)
Total length under 25 feet (2,637)
Townshend, Vermont (8)
Vermont (760)
Windham County, Vermont (118)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2022: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • December 7, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com