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Red Covered Bridge

Photo 

Red Covered Bridge

Photo from the Todd Clark Collection

BH Photo #533315

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Penns Creek on Abandoned Portion of N. Market Street
Location
Selinsgrove, Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by severe weather (an ice freshet)
History
Built in 1842; Destroyed by Ice Freshet in 1904; not replaced
Design
Burr arch-truss
14 panels per truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.81020, -76.85520   (decimal degrees)
40°48'37" N, 76°51'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/343524/4519343 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98605 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com