Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40

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Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40
Hollingshead Covered Bridge 1.JPG
The bridge in September 2012
Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40 is located in Pennsylvania
Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40
Location Pennsylvania Route 405, east of Catawissa, Catawissa Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°57′6″N 76°26′52″W / 40.95167°N 76.44778°W / 40.95167; -76.44778Coordinates: 40°57′6″N 76°26′52″W / 40.95167°N 76.44778°W / 40.95167; -76.44778
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1850
Built by Ent, Peter
Architectural style Other, Burr Truss Arch
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003187[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40 is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Catawissa Township in Columbia County, Pennsylvania. It is a 116.9-foot-long (35.6 m), Burr Truss bridge with a tarred metal roof, constructed in 1850. It crosses the Catawissa Creek. It is one of 28 historic covered bridges in Columbia and Montour Counties.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Bill Pennesi and Susan M. Zacher (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-19.