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Carman Covered Bridge 38-25-05x

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CARMAN COVERED BRIDGE

Photo posted to Wikipedia by user JERRYE & ROY KLOTZ MD

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #277435

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost covered bridge over Conneaut Creek on TR 338 (Carman's Bridge Road)
Location
Erie County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by fire after being struck by lightning Apr 19,1996
History
Built 1870 by William Sherman
Builder
- William Sherman
Design
Covered Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 88.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1996
Also called
Perry Covered Bridge
Carmen Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91983, -80.43033   (decimal degrees)
41°55'11" N, 80°25'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/547237/4641032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Springfield
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
24
Inventory numbers
PA 25 7203 0338 4005 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-25-05x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 80003493 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 30896 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2010)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 16, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • March 4, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King

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