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Kurtz Mill Covered Bridge 38-36-03

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108628

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Mill Creek on Kiwanis Road in Lancaster City Park
Location
Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1876; relocated here in 1974
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Baer's Mill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.01517, -76.28217   (decimal degrees)
40°00'55" N, 76°16'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/390577/4430227 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lancaster
Inventory numbers
PA 36 7240 3000 1321 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-36-03 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 31100 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 25.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
500

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2015: New photo from John Loxton
  • September 10, 2014: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • September 9, 2014: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • October 16, 2008: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 5, 2007: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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