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Layton Covered Bridge

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Layton Covered Bridge

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

BH Photo #532628

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Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Brush Creek on SR 2024
Location
Bedford County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1891 by Wilson H. Williams; Removed and Replaced in 1961
Builder
- Wilson H. Williams
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
8 panel truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 71.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95642, -78.25387   (decimal degrees)
39°57'23" N, 78°15'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/734574/4426532 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98408 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 7, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

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