Henniger Farm Covered Bridge

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Henniger Farm Covered Bridge
The bridge in 1970
Henniger Farm Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Henniger Farm Covered Bridge
Location Northeast of Elizabethville, Washington Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°34′38″N 76°47′3″W / 40.57722°N 76.78417°W / 40.57722; -76.78417Coordinates: 40°34′38″N 76°47′3″W / 40.57722°N 76.78417°W / 40.57722; -76.78417
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built c. 1850
Architectural style Other, Burr & Double-arch truss
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 78002386[1]
Added to NRHP December 18, 1978

The Henniger Farm Covered Bridge, also known as Dauphin County Bridge No. 43, is a historic covered bridge spanning Wiconisco Creek in Washington Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. It was built about 1850, and is a single-span bridge with an overall length of 72 feet. The deck has a width of 16 feet and the clearance is 11 feet. The trussing system is a combination of Burr and Double-arch truss. It is the only covered bridge located wholly in Dauphin County.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]


  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 (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bridge in Reed Township" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-13.