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Harper's Tavern Twin #1 Covered Bridge

Photo 

Harper's Tavern Twin #1 Covered Bridge

Photo from the Donovan and Kane Collection

BH Photo #534100

Street Views 

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Swatara Creek on Bellegrove Road
Location
Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Collapsed and replaced
History
Built in 1863; Collapsed in 1904 when abutments were weakened by flood waters.
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 316.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.40297, -76.57680   (decimal degrees)
40°24'11" N, 76°34'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/366196/4473678 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98729 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com