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Bedford Valley Covered Bridge

Photo 

Bedford Valley Covered Bridge

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

BH Photo #532614

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Evitt's Creek on Narrow Lane
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built Unknown
Design
Burr arch-truss
8 panel truss
Dimensions
Total length: 66.0 ft.
Also called
Cruse Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79935, -78.63733   (decimal degrees)
39°47'58" N, 78°38'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/702276/4408157 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98400 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bedford County, Pennsylvania (95)
Burr arch-truss (753)
Covered (2,762)
Lost (29,987)
Lost 1966 (95)
Lost during 1960s (1,039)
Pennsylvania (6,309)
Replaced by new bridge (20,401)
Through truss (17,858)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,720)
Truss (36,756)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

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