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Portsmouth moves ahead with Stone Bridge plan

Portsmouth moves ahead with Stone Bridge plan

PORTSMOUTH — Despite concerns over potential costs, the Town Council Monday night voted unanimously to study the feasibility of renovating the old Stone Bridge for use as a neighborhood recreation area. Council Vice President James Seveney had proposed the idea, saying the Portsmouth abutment could be an asset to the community if major improvements were made.

The Portsmouth portion of the Stone Bridge abutment as it appeared during Thursday’s snowstorm.

Portsmouth to consider renovations to Stone Bridge

PORTSMOUTH — How would you like to have a picnic, throw a frisbee or just saunter along the Stone Bridge and take in the water views? That just might happen someday if one Town Council member’s idea becomes a reality. Stone Bridge, built in 1907, was once the connector between Portsmouth and Tiverton before being replaced