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Hewitt Covered Bridge 38-05-26

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38 05 26a

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in July 15,2006

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BH Photo #273261

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered Burr arch bridge over Town Creek on T305,Covered Bridge Road
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1879; rehabilitated 2000
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 83.0 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 10, 1980
Also called
Town Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75444, -78.51083   (decimal degrees)
39°45'16" N, 78°30'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/713246/4403466 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beans Cove
Inventory numbers
PANBI 04531 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 80003417 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 54583 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 73.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
100

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • September 3, 2015: New photos from John Loxton
  • November 23, 2012: Added by Jodi Christman

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