Kreigbaum Covered Bridge

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Kreigbaum Covered Bridge
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge in September 2012
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge
Location East of Elysburg on Township 459, Cleveland Township and Ralpho Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°50′51″N 76°30′29″W / 40.84750°N 76.50806°W / 40.84750; -76.50806Coordinates: 40°50′51″N 76°30′29″W / 40.84750°N 76.50806°W / 40.84750; -76.50806
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1876
Built by Keefer, George W.
Architectural style Other, Queenpost truss
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Northumberland County TR
NRHP Reference # 79002316[1]
Added to NRHP August 8, 1979

The Kreigbaum Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Cleveland Township in Columbia County, Pennsylvania and Ralpho Township in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. It is a 62.1-foot-long (18.9 m), Queen Post Truss bridge, constructed in 1875. It crosses the South Branch of Roaring 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 John W. Prosser (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Kreigbaum Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-19.