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Forge Bridge
NY-56-02
Hardenbergh, NY - Ulster County
Photo of Forge Bridge
Photo of Forge Bridge

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Forge Bridge Portal


Bridge Statistics
Region:  Catskills
County:  Ulster
Town:  Arkville
Locality:  Hardenbergh (Seager)
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 42 04.923
W 74 33.135
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Private Road
Bridge Crosses:  Dry Brook
Bridge Traffic:  Closed
Truss Type:  Kingpost
Year Built:  1906
Builder:  Jerome Moot
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  27'-0"
Width: 12'-9"
Lanes: 1
Posted Load: None
Posted Vertical Clearance: None
World Guide No.: 32-56-02
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Application currently in works

Description
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.

Photography
Easy to photograph portal since the bridge has light traffic. Easy to get nice photo of side view of bridge when leaves are off trees.

Parking
A few pulloff are available for parking along Dry Brook Road.


Truss / Arch

Photo of Forge Bridge Truss
Kingpost Truss


Location Map

Location Map for Forge Bridge


Location
0.2 miles west of CR38 and Arkville on NY28, then 7.6 miles left on Dry Brook Rd and just right. This bridge is in North Seager, Ulster County.

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