Newport covered bridge - Newport, Indiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member KC9PDY
N 39° 53.270 W 087° 25.580
16S E 463548 N 4415394
Quick Description: Historical marker for Newport Covered Bridge, near Newport, Indiana.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 10/9/2012 7:22:08 AM
Waymark Code: WMFF11
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Muirwoody
Views: 3

Long Description:
From the Indiana Historical Marker, for this bridge:-

Newport Covered Bridge

County commissioners ordered (1885) as link across Little Vermilion River at Newport and Quaker Point Free Gravel Road. Built 1885 by Joseph J Daniels, Rockville: Burr Truss design, 180 foot span, sandstone abutments. Floor replaced, 1984. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1994.

This marker is on CR 50 North, West of SR 63, northwest of Newport, on the south side of the bridge.
County: Vermillion County, Indiana

Year Placed: 1995

Name: Newport Covered Bridge

ID#: 83.1995.1

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