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Perrine Bridge  Rifton NY - 32-56-01

The Perrine Bridge is South West of Rifton, off NY 213, right next to I-87 (NYS Thruway). The bridge crosses the Wallkill River and is closed to vehicular traffic. This bridge is a Burr Arch, 154-foot long, single-span, built in 1844 and restored in 1993.


  Forge Bridge  Arkville NY - 32-56-02

The Forge Bridge is South East of Arkville off Dry Brook Road, crossing Dry Brook. This bridge is a King Truss, 27-foot long, single-span, built in 1906. The Forge Bridge is on private property, please ask for permission to visit.


  Tappan Bridge  Arkville NY - 32-56-03

The Tappan Bridge is South East of Arkville off Dry Brook Road, crossing Dry Brook. This bridge is a King Truss, 43-foot long, single-span, built in 1906, rebuilt in 1985 without functional truss.


  New Paltz Campus Bridge  Olivebridge NY - 32-56-05

Also known as the Olive or Turnwood Bridge, East of Olivebridge on the New York Sate University Campus, this bridge was built in 1889 but moved to it's current location in 1930. The bridge crosses the Old Channel of the Esopus Creek, is a Town Lattice, 62-foot long, single-span structure.


  Grants Mills Bridge  Arena NY - 32-56-06

The Grants Mill Bridge is on Mill Brook Road just across the Delaware-Ulster county line in Ulster County. This bridge is a town truss built in 1902 and completely rehabilitated in 1992. It has one span of 66 feet. An historic covered bridge, the Grants Mill bridge is closed to vehicular traffic. It is located 2.2 miles south of the trail leading to the Tuscarora Club bridge located in Delaware county.


Other  Myers Bridge

This bridge is actually a steel stringer bridge with a concrete deck. It is in Ulster County just one mile from the Tappan Bridge. This is a strange looking covered bridge, it's height is out of proportion to historical covered bridges because higher clearance required. A large skew angle is also unusual. Windows would have made the bridge look better from up or down stream.


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Last Updated November 28, 2000