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Subject: List of bridges on the National Register of Historic Places in West Virginia, National Register of Historic Places listings in Monroe County, West Virginia, National Register of Historic Places listings in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, West Virginia
Collection: 1914 Establishments in West Virginia, Bridges Completed in 1914, Bridges on the National Register of Historic Places in West Virginia, Buildings and Structures in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, Buildings and Structures in Monroe County, West Virginia, Historic District Contributing Properties in West Virginia, Individually Listed Contributing Properties to Historic Districts on the National Register, National Register of Historic Places in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, National Register of Historic Places in Monroe County, West Virginia, Road Bridges in West Virginia, Transportation in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, Transportation in Monroe County, West Virginia
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Alderson Bridge

Alderson Bridge
Alderson Memorial Bridge, April 2009
Alderson Bridge is located in West Virginia
Alderson Bridge
Location Monroe St. across the Greenbrier R., Alderson, West Virginia
Coordinates
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Built 1914
Architect McEnteer, Frank Duff
Architectural style Concrete arch bridge
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 91001730[1]
Added to NRHP December 4, 1991

The Alderson Bridge, also known as Alderson Memorial Bridge, is a historic concrete arch bridge in Alderson, West Virginia. It crosses the Greenbrier River, which separates Greenbrier and Monroe counties. The bridge once carried Monroe Street but is now closed to traffic. It was built in 1914, and measures 21 feet wide including the walkways and 453 feet long.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1991. It is located in the Alderson Historic District, listed in 1993.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places.  
  2. ^ Michael Guoulis (June 1991). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Alderson Bridge". State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-05. 


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