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Honey Run Covered Bridge 05-04-01

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Honey Run Covered Bridge

Honey Run Covered Bridge. Taken from Paradise Ridge in February 1995.

Photo taken by Larry Matthews in February 1995.

BH Photo #255269

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Honey Run on Honey Run Road
Location
Butte County, California
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1886 by George Miller
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 230.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 23, 1988
Also called
Carr Hill Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72846, -121.70351   (decimal degrees)
39°43'42" N, 121°42'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/611107/4398423 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB 05-04-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 88000920 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 10824 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,228)
Built 1886 (171)
Built during 1880s (1,650)
Butte County, California (55)
California (2,308)
Covered (1,357)
Have street view (22,582)
NR-listed (2,841)
Open to pedestrians (3,570)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Preserved (1,069)
Through truss (12,950)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Truss (29,552)

Update Log 

  • August 21, 2017: Updated by Jeremy Ruble: Year built changed do to research showing new build year
  • October 2, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • June 2, 2013: New photo from Larry Matthews
  • March 6, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 17, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected GPS data
  • February 14, 2010: New photos from Robert Stephenson
  • February 23, 2008: New photo from Larry Matthews
  • October 16, 2006: Posted photo from Larry Matthews

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Comments 

Honey Run Covered Bridge
Posted October 30, 2011, by ROBERT (STONEBEAR [at] DM-TECH [dot] COM)

LOTS OF MEMORIES OF THIS BRIDGE,I GREW UP THE HILL IN PARADISE AND SPENT MANY DAYS AND NITES AT THIS BRIDGE.I WILL ALWAYS TREASURE HOT SUMMER NITES MAKING OUT UP IN THE RAFTERS WITH WARM CALIFORNIA GIRLS.ALSO THE SUMMER AFTERNOONS IN THE POOLS UNDER THE BRIDGE.I CAN STILL SMELL THE ROASTING SALMON ON PLANKS AROUND CAMPFIRES.