City of Newport – Rhode Island

Washington Square, Newport, Rhode Island

City of Newport Rhode Island Restoration: From 1995 to the present, Newmans, Ltd. has been part of the square’s revival. We created the first sketches of the new traffic flow, and eventually were commissioned to recreate the Nineteen Century horse trough as the centerpiece of the

Newport’s Washington Square Horse Trough Fountain

Located in Newport, Rhode Island’s main square until the beginning of the 20th century, The Horse Trough Fountain gave way to the horseless carriage. From archival photographs in the library of The Newport Historical Society, Newmans recreated the bronze horse trough as part of the City of Newport Rhode Island Restoration.

Columbus Monument

Italian, 1953 Cast bronze, stone Memorial Drive, Newport, Rhode Island In 2004 the city of Newport asked us to restore the bronze statue of Columbus, commissioned by the Italian American Society of Newport in 1953. Historical images showed a bronze