Bedford Creek Bridge

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Bedford Creek Bridge
Bedford Creek Bridge.jpg
Early 20th century postcard featuring the bridge
Bedford Creek Bridge is located in New York
Bedford Creek Bridge
Bedford Creek Bridge is located in the US
Bedford Creek Bridge
Location Campbell's Point Rd. over Bedford Creek, Hounsfield, New York
Coordinates 43°54′32″N 76°7′12″W / 43.90889°N 76.12000°W / 43.90889; -76.12000Coordinates: 43°54′32″N 76°7′12″W / 43.90889°N 76.12000°W / 43.90889; -76.12000
Area less than one acre
Built 1825
Architectural style Stone arch bridge
MPS Hounsfield MRA
NRHP Reference # 89001617[1]
Added to NRHP October 18, 1989

Bedford Creek Bridge is a historic stone arch bridge located at Hounsfield in Jefferson County, New York. It was constructed in 1825 and spans the Bedford Creek. It is a vernacular, semi-circular stone arch bridge, with a span of 18 feet, 6 inches, and measuring 24 feet long and 21 feet wide.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Tania Werbizky (October 1988). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Bedford Creek Bridge". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-12-10.  See also: "Accompanying photo".