Lilly Bridge

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Lilly Bridge
Lilly Bridge.jpg
Lilly Bridge, Summer 1997
Lilly Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Lilly Bridge
Location PA 53 over Burgoon Run, Lilly, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°25′26″N 78°37′8″W / 40.42389°N 78.61889°W / 40.42389; -78.61889Coordinates: 40°25′26″N 78°37′8″W / 40.42389°N 78.61889°W / 40.42389; -78.61889
Area less than one acre
Built 1832
Architectural style Other, Single span stone arch
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000785[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Lilly Bridge is a historic stone arch bridge located at Lilly in Cambria County, Pennsylvania. It was built by the Allegheny Portage Railroad in 1832, and is an 18-foot-long (5.5 m) bridge, with an elliptical shape and curved wingalls. It is built of roughly squared ashlar and crosses Burgoon Run.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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  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 J. Dain Davis (September 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bridge in Portage Township" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-08. 

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