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Barronvale Covered Bridge 38-56-03

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in May 2009

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BH Photo #139936

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Burr arch-truss bridge over Laurel Hill Creek on TR501
Location
Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Original bridge built 1846; replaced or extensively rebuilt 1902
Builder
- Cassimer Cramer
Design
2 Spans of Burr arch trusses, different lengths
Dimensions
Total length: 162.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 11, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95291, -79.27032   (decimal degrees)
39°57'10" N, 79°16'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/647750/4423963 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kingwood
Inventory numbers
NRHP 80003633 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 38-56-03 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 42542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2014: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Corrected construction dates from NRHP listing
  • March 7, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 16, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: NRHP info
  • May 9, 2009: Added by Brian McKee

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