Lippincott Covered Bridge

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Lippincott Covered Bridge
Cox Farm bridge.jpg
The bridge in July 2007
Lippincott Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Lippincott Covered Bridge
Location Off Pennsylvania Route 221 at the crossing of Ruff Creek, northeast of Waynesburg, Morgan Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°56′36″N 80°7′35″W / 39.94333°N 80.12639°W / 39.94333; -80.12639Coordinates: 39°56′36″N 80°7′35″W / 39.94333°N 80.12639°W / 39.94333; -80.12639
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Architectural style Other, Kingpost truss
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Washington and Greene Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003823[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1979

Lippincott Covered Bridge (also known as Cox Farm Covered Bridge) is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Morgan Township in Greene County, Pennsylvania. It is a 27.75-foot-long (8.46 m), King post truss bridge with a shingle covered gable roof, constructed in 1943. It crosses 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 (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Lippincott Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-07.