From the Indiana Historical Marker, for this bridge:-
Newport Covered Bridge
County commissioners ordered (1885) as link across Little Vermilion River at Newport and Quaker Point Free Gravel Road. Built 1885 by Joseph J Daniels, Rockville: Burr Truss design, 180 foot span, sandstone abutments. Floor replaced, 1984. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1994.
Yesterday, Sunday September 23rd, we went out for a ride, to enjoy this nice fall weather. Along the way, I managed to get pictures of seven bridges, that I had not photographed before. I will get them uploaded, as time permits …