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Hoover's Covered Bridge

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Hoover's Covered Bridge

Old Postcard from Stewart Edwin Beitler

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BH Photo #533316

Street View 

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Middle Creek on Middle Creek Road (SR 2009)
Location
Snyder County, Pennsylvania
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
The Original Covered Bridge was lost in a flood in 1886; The bridge here was the second on this site.
Design
Burr arch-truss
12 panel truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76830, -76.87400   (decimal degrees)
40°46'06" N, 76°52'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/341838/4514726 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 98606 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Burr arch-truss (790)
Covered (3,044)
Destroyed by flood (823)
Have street view (30,157)
Lost (31,191)
Lost 1934 (99)
Lost during 1930s (1,192)
Pennsylvania (6,414)
Snyder County, Pennsylvania (53)
Through truss (18,592)
Truss (37,784)

Update Log 

  • June 17, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

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