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Leaksville Covered Bridge 33-79-04x

Photos 

Dan River Covered Bridge, Leaksville (now Eden), NC

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BH Photo #281103

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Covered Lattice through truss bridge over Dan River on Old State Highway 87
Location
Eden, Rockingham County, North Carolina
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1852 in the town of Leaksville; Collapsed 1943; 30' stone piling remains
Design
Lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.48554, -79.75584   (decimal degrees)
36°29'08" N, 79°45'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/611444/4038524 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Eden
Inventory numbers
WGCB 33-79-04x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60568 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • April 10, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: moved pin to proper location
  • April 1, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Leaksville.com - 2 photos
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com