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Lower Humbert Covered Bridge 38-56-12

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Lower Humbert Covered Bridge

Side View

Photo taken by Brian McKee 5-28-2011

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BH Photo #201815

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Laurel Hill Creek on T312 Covered Br Road (TR393)
Location
Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1891; rehabilitated 1991
Design
Sits on steel I-beam stringers
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.84037, -79.32315   (decimal degrees)
39°50'25" N, 79°19'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/643471/4411384 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Confluence
Inventory numbers
WGCB 38-56-12 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
PA 55 7213 0312 3035 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 31866 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 80003638 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 48941 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 69.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
50

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info, street view, fixed GPS coordinates & imported photo
  • June 19, 2011: Added by Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Todd Wilson
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com