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Grimes Covered Bridge 38-30-22x

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GRIMES 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 #277479

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Description 

Example of late-nineteenth-century covered bridge construction. Kingpost truss spanning Ruff Creek.

-- Historic American Buildings Survey

Facts 

Overview
Lost Kingpost through truss bridge over Ruff Creek on Green Valley Road
Location
Greene County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1888; Destroyed by fire 1992
Design
Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.6 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95465, -80.15968   (decimal degrees)
39°57'17" N, 80°09'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/571777/4423061 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waynesburg
Inventory numbers
NRHP 79003820 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 38-30-22x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60100 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • March 4, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HABS PA-618 - Covered Bridge, Spanning Ruff Creek (Washington Township), Ruff Creek, Greene County, PA