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Westport Covered Bridge

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Area  less than one acre
NRHP Reference #  82000031
Added to NRHP  25 June 1982
Architectural style  Burr Arch
Opened  1880
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Location  East of Westport, Sand Creek Township, Decatur County, Indiana
Built by  Archibald M. Kennedy and sons
Similar  Stockheughter Covered Bridge, Moscow Covered Bridge, Crooks Bridge, Bean Blossom Covered, Portland Mills Covered

Westport Covered Bridge is a historic covered bridge located in Sand Creek Township, Decatur County, Indiana. It was built in 1880, and is a single span, Burr arch bridge on limestone abutments. It measures 130 feet long, 16 feet wide and 13 feet high. It is topped by a gable roof and sided with shiplap siding. It has been limited to pedestrian traffic since 1973.

It is one of numerous covered bridges built by A. M. Kennedy & Sons.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

References

Westport Covered Bridge Wikipedia


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