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King Covered Bridge 38-30-24

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in August 2009

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BH Photo #144901

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Queenpost through truss bridge over Hoover's Run on King Sister Hill Rd TR 371
Location
Greene County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1890
Design
Timber Queenpost through truss rebuilt in approx 2005. Main support is steel I-Beams
Dimensions
Span length: 56.0 ft.
Total length: 56.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75700, -80.27262   (decimal degrees)
39°45'25" N, 80°16'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/562308/4401040 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Holbrook
Elevation
958 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-30-24 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 79003816 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43203 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,534)
Built 1890 (271)
Built during 1890s (2,978)
Covered (1,641)
Greene County, Pennsylvania (88)
Have street view (26,846)
NR-listed (2,961)
Open (39,827)
Owned by county (20,733)
Pennsylvania (5,311)
Queenpost truss (267)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,058)
Through truss (15,014)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,279)
Truss (32,703)

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 4, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info, street view & imported photos
  • August 11, 2009: Added by Brian McKee

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