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Wanich Covered Bridge 38-19-18

Photos 

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Photo taken May 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108596

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Little Fishing Creek on Covered Bridge Drive
Location
Columbia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1884 by George Russel Jr.
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 79.1 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03967, -76.48283   (decimal degrees)
41°02'23" N, 76°28'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/375364/4544219 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bloomsburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
100
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-19-18 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 79003195 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PA 19 7210 0493 0069 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 12806 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30772 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,360)
Built 1884 (150)
Built during 1880s (1,688)
Burr arch-truss (292)
Columbia County, Pennsylvania (58)
Covered (1,411)
NR-listed (2,851)
One-lane traffic (7,462)
Open (37,495)
Owned by county (19,128)
Pennsylvania (4,512)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,956)
Through truss (13,167)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,082)
Truss (29,916)
Wooden deck (5,915)

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • March 3, 2014: Photos imported by Dave King
  • July 25, 2010: Updated by Brian McKee: Added World Guide Number to Title, and a few pictures
  • November 6, 2006: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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