Wilmington Bridge

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For the swing bridge over the River Hull, UK see Wilmington Swing Bridge, Hull
Wilmington Bridge
Wilmington Bridge is located in New York
Wilmington Bridge
Wilmington Bridge is located in the US
Wilmington Bridge
Location NY 86 over AuSable R., Wilmington, New York
Coordinates 44°23′20″N 73°49′4″W / 44.38889°N 73.81778°W / 44.38889; -73.81778Coordinates: 44°23′20″N 73°49′4″W / 44.38889°N 73.81778°W / 44.38889; -73.81778
Area less than one acre
Built 1934
Architect NYSDPW; C.L. Smith Inc., builder
Architectural style Stone faced concrete arch
MPS AuSable River Valley Bridges MPS
NRHP Reference # 99001324[1]
Added to NRHP November 12, 1999

Wilmington Bridge is a historic concrete arch bridge over the Ausable River at Wilmington in Essex County, New York. It was built in 1934 and is an arch bridge faced with stone, 37 feet wide and spanning 160 feet (two 70 feet arch spans) at roughly 24 feet, 8 inches above water level. The bridge is maintained by the New York State Department of Public Works.[2]

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


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Steven Engelhart and Linda Garofalini (February 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Wilmington Bridge". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved June 14, 2009.  See also: "Accompanying three photos".