Downsville Bridge

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Downsville Covered Bridge
Downsville Bridge is located in New York
Downsville Bridge
Location East Branch of the Delaware River, Bridge St., Downsville, New York
Coordinates 42°4′34″N 74°59′28″W / 42.07611°N 74.99111°W / 42.07611; -74.99111Coordinates: 42°4′34″N 74°59′28″W / 42.07611°N 74.99111°W / 42.07611; -74.99111
Area less than one acre
Built 1854
Architect Murray, Robert
Governing body Local
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Added to NRHP April 29, 1999

Downsville Bridge is a wooden covered bridge over the East Branch of the Delaware River in the hamlet of Downsville in Delaware County, New York. At 174 feet (53 m), it is currently the longest historic covered bridge in the state after the 232-foot (71 m) Blenheim Bridge in Schoharie County was destroyed during Tropical Storm Irene in 2011.

The bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 

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