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Rhoad's Bridge

Description 

This bridge has a steep peak on the main arch. A much smaller arch is on one side of the bridge. Date and builder is known by a marble slab in the bridge. SOURCE: Frederick Fleming Unger in "Old Bridges of Franklin County"

Facts 

Overview
Lost Stone arch bridge over W Br Conococheaque Creek on Pa 995; Sr 0995 (Welsh Run Road)
Location
Franklin County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1852; Replaced 1955
Builder
- Thomas C. Fitzgerald
Design
Double-arch stone bridge
Dimensions
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Also called
W Br Conococheaque Creek Bridge
Grove's Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.77639, -77.83806   (decimal degrees)
39°46'35" N, 77°50'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/256937/4406792 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Williamson
Inventory number
BH 52136 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2012: Added by Jodi Christman

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