Greisemer's Mill Bridge

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Griesemer's Mill Bridge
Griesemer Mill Covered Bridge, 3.5 miles north of State Route 562, spanning Manat, Yellow House vicinity (Berks County, Pennsylvania).jpg
Griesemer Mill Covered Bridge, August 1958 (HAER Photo)
Greisemer's Mill Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Greisemer's Mill Bridge
Location Northwest of Boyerstown on Township 579, Oley Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°21′46″N 75°44′18″W / 40.36278°N 75.73833°W / 40.36278; -75.73833Coordinates: 40°21′46″N 75°44′18″W / 40.36278°N 75.73833°W / 40.36278; -75.73833
Area less than one acre
Governing body Local
MPS Berks County Covered Bridges TR
NRHP Reference # 81000532[1]
Added to NRHP February 23, 1981

Greisemer's Mill Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Oley Township in Berks County, Pennsylvania. It is a 124-foot-long (38 m), Burr Truss bridge, constructed in 1868. It has a gable roof and stone abutments. It crosses the Manatawny Creek. It is one of five covered bridges remaining in Berks County.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Susan M. Zacher (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Greisemer's Mill Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-09-15. 

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