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Sam Eckman Covered Bridge 38-19-08

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Photo taken May 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108583

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Little Fishing Creek on Covered Bridge Road, north of Sereno
Location
Columbia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1876
Design
Covered Queenpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 58.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.17767, -76.49017   (decimal degrees)
41°10'40" N, 76°29'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/375009/4559550 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Benton
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
50
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-19-08 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
PA 19 7220 0548 0092 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 12840 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 79003183 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 30766 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • March 3, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info & imported photos
  • November 6, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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