Brower's Bridge

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Brower's Bridge
Browers Bridge.JPG
Brower's Bridge, April 2011
Brower's Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Brower's Bridge
Location Mansion Road over French Creek, East Nantmeal Township and Warwick Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°8′51″N 75°46′10″W / 40.14750°N 75.76944°W / 40.14750; -75.76944Coordinates: 40°8′51″N 75°46′10″W / 40.14750°N 75.76944°W / 40.14750; -75.76944
Area less than one acre
Built 1904
Built by McCormick, P.J., & Sons
Architectural style Other, Stone arch bridge
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000754[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Brower's Bridge is a historic stone arch bridge located in East Nantmeal Township and Warwick Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It spans French Creek. It has an overall length of 100-foot (30 m) and a single span measuring 25-foot-long (7.6 m). The bridge was constructed in 1904 of coursed rubble stone with brick arch rings.[2]

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

References[edit]

  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 2012-11-02.  Note: This includes District 6-0 (November 1982). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Brower's Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-11-17.