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Bridge in Portage Township
|Location||Pennsylvania Route 53 over Bens Creek, Portage Township, Pennsylvania|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Allegheny Portage Railroad|
|Architectural style||Circular arch|
|MPS||Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR|
|NRHP reference No.||88000782|
|Added to NRHP||June 22, 1988|
Bridge in Portage Township is a historic stone arch bridge located at Portage Township in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. It was built by the Allegheny Portage Railroad in 1832, and is an 18-foot-long (5.5 m) bridge, with a semi-circular arch. It is built of coursed ashlar and crosses Bens Creek.
It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.
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