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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bridge Ca. 1855

 
 
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March 6, 2017
1. Bridge Ca. 1855 Marker
Inscription.  Site of first bridge across the Delaware from Matamoras to Port Jervis. Built by Erie & NY Railroad. Wrecked by a wind storm in 1870.
 
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 328.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 41° 22.562′ N, 74° 42.155′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on River Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Decker Fort (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Burned by Indians (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Decker (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tow Path (approx. 0.3 miles away); Toll House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Delaware River (approx. 0.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); Erie Turntable (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mid – Delaware (approx. 0.4 miles away in Pennsylvania). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 26, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on April 26, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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