New Germantown Covered Bridge

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New Germantown Covered Bridge
New Germantown Bridge.JPG
New Germantown Covered Bridge, October 2010
New Germantown Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
New Germantown Covered Bridge
Location S of New Germantown on T 302, Jackson Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°18′24″N 77°34′6″W / 40.30667°N 77.56833°W / 40.30667; -77.56833Coordinates: 40°18′24″N 77°34′6″W / 40.30667°N 77.56833°W / 40.30667; -77.56833
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1891
Architect Fry, John W.
Architectural style M.King, Queen
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Adams, Cumberland, and Perry Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 80003600[1]
Added to NRHP August 25, 1980

The New Germantown Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Jackson Township, near New Germantown in Perry County, Pennsylvania. It is a 74-foot-long (23 m) King post bridge, constructed in 1891. It crosses Sherman Creek.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Susan M. Zacher (ca. March 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form: New Germantown Covered Bridge". Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved 2009-10-20.