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Bunker Hill Covered Bridge 33-18-01

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #128176

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Lyle Creek on Old US 70 at Conner Park
Location
Catawba County, North Carolina
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1895; rehabilitated 1994
Builder
- Andrew L. Ramsour of Hickory, North Carolina
Design
Covered Haupt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 26, 1970
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.72156, -81.11518   (decimal degrees)
35°43'18" N, 81°06'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/489582/3953071 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Catawba
Inventory numbers
NRHP 70000446 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 33-18-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 36149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2015: New photos from John Loxton
  • August 12, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added builder from HAER
  • August 11, 2014: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • January 27, 2013: New photos from Mark Slaughter
  • February 6, 2010: New photo from Robert Stephenson
  • March 20, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey
  • November 23, 2008: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

Comments 

Bunker Hill Covered Bridge 33-18-01
Posted March 2, 2014, by Will Truax (Bridgewright [at] gmail [dot] com)

FEMA funding in place for scour abutment repairs -

http://www.myfoxcarolinas.com/story/24856190/the-battle-for-...