Kuhn's Fording Bridge 38-01-12x
The bridge span stood at its original site until September 1975 when it was knocked from its piers by a mobile home carried downstream by flood waters caused by hurricane Eloise.
This bridge has been documented in HAER:
- Lost Burr Arch truss bridge over Conewago Creek on Township Road 552 (Kuhns Fording Road)
- East Berlin, Adams County, Pennsylvania, and York County, Pennsylvania
- It was constructed in 1897 by local builders. Removed in 1982 and given to Lancaster County in their bridge repair program.
- The Kuhn's Fording Bridge is a partially surviving example of a covered multiple kingpost truss bridge with a wooden Burr arch.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +39.92475, -76.99476 (decimal degrees)
39°55'29" N, 76°59'41" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/329534/4421309 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory numbers
- WGCB 38-01-12x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 46754 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- April 20, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added 2nd county
- December 26, 2011: Updated by Jodi Christman: Edited description due to dead link
- October 31, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Modified truss type
- October 31, 2010: Added by Jodi Christman