King Covered Bridge

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King Covered Bridge
King Covered Bridge.jpg
King Covered Bridge, October 2007
King Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
King Covered Bridge
Location South of Kuhntown at the crossing of Hoover Run, Wayne Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°51′48″N 80°16′18″W / 39.86333°N 80.27167°W / 39.86333; -80.27167Coordinates: 39°51′48″N 80°16′18″W / 39.86333°N 80.27167°W / 39.86333; -80.27167
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Architectural style Other, Queenpost truss
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Washington and Greene Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003816[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1979

King Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Wayne Township in Greene County, Pennsylvania. It is a 46.5-foot-long (14.2 m), Queenpost truss bridge with a tin covered gable roof. It crosses the Ruff Creek. As of October 1978, it was one of nine historic covered bridges in Greene County.[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 Susan M. Zacher and Charlotte K. Lane (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: King Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-07.