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Risser's Mill Covered Bridge 38-36-36x

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RISSER'S MILL BRIDGE

HORST MILL/SAM HOPKINS CB OVER LITTLE CHICKIES CREEK; 1849 BURR; 82

Photo taken by JERRYE & ROY KLOTZ MD in may 1970

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BH Photo #269226

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Covered bridge over T.Lil.Chickies Creek on PA 4010
Location
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Status
GONE
History
Built 1872, destroyed by arson July 8, 2002
Builder
- Elias McMellen
Design
Covered Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.9 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.5 ft.
Also called
Horst Mill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13944, -76.50583   (decimal degrees)
40°08'22" N, 76°30'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/371721/4444321 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabethtown
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
91
Inventory numbers
PA 36 4010 0060 1925 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-36-36x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 31078 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2008)
Overall condition: Fair
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 27, 2013: Photo imported by Jodi Christman
  • May 10, 2009: Updated by Brian McKee

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Comments 

Branch Little Chickies Creek Bridge
Posted May 10, 2009, by Brian McKee (bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was burned in July 2002