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Herline Covered Bridge 38-05-11

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Photo taken by Jodi Christman on 11/30/12

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Overview
Covered Burr arch bridge over Raystown Branch Juniata River on PA 4007 Watson Road
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902; refurb 1997
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 136.2 ft.
Total length: 138.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 10, 1980
Also called
Heirline Covered Bridge
Kinton Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.01678, -78.59323   (decimal degrees)
40°01'00" N, 78°35'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/705401/4432394 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
Bedford
Inventory numbers
PA 05 4007 0020 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 04338 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 80003419 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 41428 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/1991)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1992)
265

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2012: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • November 23, 2012: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added categories "Raystown Branch Juniata River", "Wooden deck"

Sources 

  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com
  • Bridgemapper.com - by Todd Wilson and Lauren Winkler