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Waggoner's Mill Covered Bridge 38-50-15

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108731

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Bixler Run on Wagner Road (TR 579)
Location
Perry County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by fire. Arson suspected.
Future prospects
Could possibly be rebuilt
History
Built 1889; burned October 21, 2021
Builder
- Joseph D. Lightner
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Span length: 86.0 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 25, 1980
Also called
Thompson Covered Bridge
Waggoner Mill
Roddy's Mill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.35942, -77.37283   (decimal degrees)
40°21'34" N, 77°22'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/298512/4470352 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Landisburg
Inventory numbers
NRHP 80003598 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 38-50-15 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 31502 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2021: Updated by Roger Deschner: Status updated due to suspected arson fire
  • March 6, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added builder, street view & imported photos
  • April 12, 2012: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • September 18, 2010: New photo from Jodi Christman
  • February 15, 2009: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • March 5, 2007: Posted photos from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

Comments 

Waggoner's Mill Covered Bridge 38-50-15
Posted October 21, 2021, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)