New Paris Covered Bridge

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New Paris Covered Bridge
New Paris Covered Bridge.jpg
The bridge in October 2010
New Paris Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
New Paris Covered Bridge
Location 1 mile (1.6 km) north of New Paris, Napier Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°7′42″N 78°38′21″W / 40.12833°N 78.63917°W / 40.12833; -78.63917Coordinates: 40°7′42″N 78°38′21″W / 40.12833°N 78.63917°W / 40.12833; -78.63917
Area less than one acre
Governing body Local
MPS Bedford County Covered Bridges TR
NRHP Reference # 80003423[1]
Added to NRHP April 10, 1980

The New Paris Covered Bridge, also known as Cupperts Covered Bridge, is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Napier Township in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. It is a 60-foot-long (18 m), low Burr Truss bridge with open side walls. It crosses Dunning Creek. It is one of 15 historic covered bridges in Bedford County.[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. 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 Barbara Hufnagel (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: New Paris Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-19.