Bridge in Tinicum Township

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Bridge in Tinicum Township
Bridge over Pennsylvania Canal at Point Pleasant. November 2012.
Bridge in Tinicum Township is located in Pennsylvania
Bridge in Tinicum Township
Location LR 920 over Pennsylvania Canal, Point Pleasant, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°25′25″N 75°3′54.8″W / 40.42361°N 75.065222°W / 40.42361; -75.065222Coordinates: 40°25′25″N 75°3′54.8″W / 40.42361°N 75.065222°W / 40.42361; -75.065222
Area less than one acre
Built 1877
Built by Murray, Dougal & Co.
Architectural style Other, Pratt pony truss
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000814[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Bridge in Tinicum Township is a historic Pratt pony truss bridge located at Point Pleasant in Tinicum Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It spans the Pennsylvania Canal. It has a single span with a length of 82 feet long, and was constructed in 1877.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-10-08.  Note: This includes Dist. 6-0 (December 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bridge in Tinicum Township" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-08.