Meadows Road Bridge

Watercolor… after a Spring rain. Meadows Road Bridge in better days. This 102-foot long, 4 span, stone arch bridge was built in 1858 over the Saucon Creek in Northampton County, Pennsylvania. It is the oldest bridge in Lower Saucon Township. And… although maintenance on this bridge over the last 75 years has been somewhat lack-luster, with hastily applied concrete patches replacing deteriorating and fallen stone, the questionable effectiveness of tie rods added in the 1980’s… finally culminating in its complete closure to all vehicular and pedestrian traffic in 2018… Meadows Road Bridge was still worthy of entry into the National Register of Historic Places in 2020. And… the stone continues to fall…

Size of Painting: 9" x 12" ... a giclee print is 9x12" on 11x14" paper.

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