This reinforced concrete arch bridge is a historic bridge serving traffic on a historic roadway in a National Historic District. Also nearby is a beautiful historic metal truss bridge which was recently rehabilitated. The traditionally composed two-span arch bridge retains good historic integrity including original paneled concrete railings. The bridge has massive stone abutments which are most likely reused from a previous bridge.
Information and Findings From Pennsylvania's Historic Bridge Inventory
Discussion of Bridge
The arch bridge is rated as a contributing resource in the National Register listed Point Pleasant Historic District.
Discussion of Surrounding Area
The bridge carries a scenic 2 lane road over a stream in the well-preserved 19th and early 20th century village of Point Pleasant, a National Register listed historic district. River Road is the historic old road on the west bank of the Delaware River.
Bridge Considered Historic By Survey: Yes
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