Knecht's Mill Covered Bridge

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Knecht's Covered Bridge
Knecht's Covered Bridge 2.JPG
Knecht's Covered Bridge, September 2012
Knecht's Mill Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Knecht's Mill Covered Bridge
Location Northeast of Springtown on Township 424, Springfield Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°32′17″N 75°16′40″W / 40.53806°N 75.27778°W / 40.53806; -75.27778Coordinates: 40°32′17″N 75°16′40″W / 40.53806°N 75.27778°W / 40.53806; -75.27778
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1873
Architectural style Town truss
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of the Delaware River Watershed TR
NRHP Reference # 80003432[1]
Added to NRHP December 1, 1980

Knecht's Covered Bridge is a historic covered bridge located in Springfield Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It crosses Cooks Creek on Knecht Bridge Road south of Springtown. Built in 1873 in the town truss style, the bridge is 110 feet long and 15 feet wide.[2][3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on December 1, 1980.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Bucks County Covered Bridge Society. "Covered Bridges of Bucks County". Brochure. Retrieved 10-05-2012.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "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: Knecht's Mill Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-29.