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Hassenplug Covered Bridge 38-60-03

Photos 

Hassenplug Covered Bridge entrance

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Map 

Description 

Steel substructure built underneath wooden covered bridge truss structure. Covered bridge structure built 1825.

Facts 

Overview
Covered Burr arch bridge over Buffalo Creek on N. Fourth Street
Location
Mifflinburg, Union County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1825
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 33.1 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 8, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92389, -77.04944   (decimal degrees)
40°55'26" N, 77°02'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/327435/4532330 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mifflinburg
Inventory numbers
PA 59 7403 1420 0013 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-60-03 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
PANBI 33621 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 80003641 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 45695 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2009)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 43.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
300

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2015: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • March 12, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 8, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Updated NRHP info & imported photo
  • July 24, 2010: Added by Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dale Travis Covered Bridge List
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV