First Concrete Street In U.S.

E. Court Ave., Bellefontaine, Ohio

First street in American paved with concrete, original concrete surface extant

Photos 

Portal looking east

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2016

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Map 

Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 25, 1974
Reference number
74001547
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1893

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2016: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated GPS Coordinates, Updated Status and Added Photos
  • August 24, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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