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Hebe Covered Bridge

Photo 

Hebe Covered Bridge (Troutman's Covered Bridge)

Photo thanks to Phil Schmitz Collection

BH Photo #531572

Description 

some information thanks to Covered Spans of Yesteryear

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Mahantango Creek
Location
Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, and Northumberland County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built in 1839; Rebuilt in 1890; Lost in 1972 in flooding by Hurricane Agnes
Builder
- Rebuilt in 1890 by E. D. Messner
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 108.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Troutman's Sawmill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.65437, -76.74589   (decimal degrees)
40°39'16" N, 76°44'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/352400/4501855 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
660 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 97990 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

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