Rating:
No votes cast

Factory Covered Bridge 38-60-04

Photos 

Factory Bridge (Looking South)

Photo taken by Brian McKee in May 2010

Enlarge

BH Photo #170118

Map 

Description 

This is an old covered bridge with most of its original elements intact, but has steel stringer beams under it for the main support.

Facts 

Overview
Timber Covered Bridge over White Deer Creek on White Deer T-516 Grey Hill Rd.
Location
Union County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1880; rehabilitated 1992
Design
Timber Covered Bridge using Multiple Kingpost and Queenpost truss. Steel stringer beams provide traffic support.
Dimensions
Span length: 68.0 ft.
Total length: 68.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 8, 1980
Also called
Horsham Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.07361, -76.90306   (decimal degrees)
41°04'25" N, 76°54'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/340124/4548673 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Allenwood
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
163
Inventory numbers
PA 59 7210 0516 0009 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
WGCB 38-60-04 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
PANBI 33612 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
NRHP 80003645 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 45696 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 8, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info & imported photos
  • July 24, 2010: Added by Brian McKee

Sources