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Forksville Covered Bridge 38-57-01

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken June 2006 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108752

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Loyalsock Creek on PA 4012 in Forksville
Location
Forksville, Sullivan County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1850 by Samuel Sadler Rogers; rehabilitated 2004
Builder
- Sadler Rogers
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 147.0 ft.
Total length: 152.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 6.6 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 24, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48842, -76.59978   (decimal degrees)
41°29'18" N, 76°35'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/366452/4594213 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eagles Mere
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
240
Inventory numbers
PA 56 4012 0010 0050 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-57-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 80003639 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
PANBI 32068 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 31662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 17.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added street view and imported photos
  • January 11, 2007: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

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