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Rupert Covered Bridge 38-19-33

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken May 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108579

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Fishing Creek on TR 409 in Bloomsburg
Location
Bloomsburg, Columbia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1847; rehabilitated 2000
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 170.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.98133, -76.47267   (decimal degrees)
40°58'53" N, 76°28'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/376109/4537729 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Catawissa
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
375
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-19-33 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 79003186 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PA 19 7501 2020 0056 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 12864 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30765 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photo from Richard Doody
  • March 3, 2014: Photos imported by Dave King
  • July 25, 2010: New photos from Brian McKee
  • November 6, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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