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Acker Covered Bridge

Photo 

Acker Covered Bridge

Photo from Henry C. Falk and the Thomas G. Kipphorn Collection

BH Photo #532612

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Bob's Creek on Abandoned Roadway
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in a different location
History
Built in 1874; Removed and Replaced in a different location 1954
Design
Double Burr arch-truss
12 panel truss
Dimensions
Total length: 110.7 ft.
Deck width: 12.2 ft.
Also called
Saint Clairsville Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15835, -78.53204   (decimal degrees)
40°09'30" N, 78°31'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/710187/4448252 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98399 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com