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Danville Covered Bridge (Original)

Description 

If the build date is in error, this bridge may have been built by Theodore Burr (died 1822).

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Mill Street
Location
Riverside, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, and Montour County, Pennsylvania
Status
Collapsed and replaced by new Covered Bridge
History
Built 1829; collapsed March 17, 1875
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,350.0 ft.
Also called
Riverside Covered Bridge (Original)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.95804, -76.62166   (decimal degrees)
40°57'29" N, 76°37'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/363526/4535365 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98032 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added stuff
  • May 21, 2022: Added by Stewart Edwin Beitler

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