Oysters Mill Bridge
This bridge stood at the Mill of John Heck and Abraham Oyster. After the arsonist destroyed this covered bridge in 1958, a concrete bridge was put in place. The road no longer crosses the creek and I do not know when the concrete bridge was destroyed/removed.
- Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Connodoguinet Creek on Former LR21015, SR1015
- Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
- Destroyed by fire
- Built in 1881 by Samuel Myers. It replaced an iron structure built by Mosely Iron Bridge Co. that was built in 1869.
- - Samuel Myers
- Wood, covered, 3 equal spans, Burr arch-truss
Total length: 408.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.8 ft.
- Also called
- Oysters Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.26208, -76.93532 (decimal degrees)
40°15'43" N, 76°56'07" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/335430/4458642 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Harrisburg West
- Inventory number
- BH 53839 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- October 7, 2012: Added by Jodi Christman