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Glen Hope Covered Bridge 38-15-02

Photos 

File:Glen Hope Bridge.jpg

Photo taken by Smallbones

View this photo at en.m.wikipedia.org

BH Photo #276868

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Burr arch-truss bridge over Little Elk Creek on Hickory Hill Road (TR 344)
Location
Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889
Builder
- George E. Jones (stone) Menander Wood (wood)
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 78.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1980
Also called
Elks Mills Covered Bridge
John Anderson's Ford Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72710, -75.90762   (decimal degrees)
39°43'38" N, 75°54'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/422217/4397862 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bay View
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-15-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 80003472 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 59672 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Built 1889 (185)
Built during 1880s (1,645)
Burr arch-truss (291)
Chester County, Pennsylvania (139)
Covered (1,353)
George E. Jones (1)
Have street view (22,058)
NR-listed (2,844)
Open (36,533)
Pennsylvania (4,141)
Through truss (12,895)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,930)
Truss (29,437)

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • March 3, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP #, street view & imported photo
  • February 12, 2014: Added by Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Loxton