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Wright Covered Bridge 38-63-30 #2

Photos 

This photo was taken from across I-70. It is on a dead end road and can no longer be accessed directly from I-70.

Photo taken by Brian McKee in October 2009

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BH Photo #147839

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Kingpost through truss bridge over North Branch Pigeon Creek on Ridge Rd. T802
Location
Washington County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Totally replaced with new replica in early 1999
Design
Timber Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 34.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1979
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.15900, -80.04850   (decimal degrees)
40°09'32" N, 80°02'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/581031/4445838 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hackett
Inventory numbers
NRHP 79003832 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43504 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bridgemapper.com (1,326)
Built 2000 (67)
Built during 2000s (628)
Covered (1,524)
Have street view (25,528)
Kingpost truss (154)
Modern (2,173)
NR-listed (2,881)
Open (38,338)
Owned by county (20,116)
Pennsylvania (4,955)
Through truss (14,118)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,765)
Truss (31,325)
Washington County, Pennsylvania (169)

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 9, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added street view, NRHP info & imported photo
  • October 18, 2009: Added by Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Todd Wilson
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net