Quaker Bridge

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Quaker Bridge
Quaker Bridge.jpg
Quaker Bridge, 1982
Quaker Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Quaker Bridge
Location Legislative Route 43135 over the Little Shenango River near Greenville Hempfield Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°25′33″N 80°22′22″W / 41.42583°N 80.37278°W / 41.42583; -80.37278Coordinates: 41°25′33″N 80°22′22″W / 41.42583°N 80.37278°W / 41.42583; -80.37278
Area less than one acre
Built 1898
Built by Gemmell, J.R., Cleveland Bridge Company
Architectural style Other, Pratt through truss
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000863[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Quaker Bridge is a historic steel Pratt truss bridge located in Hempfield Township, Mercer County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1898 by the Cleveland Bridge Company, and is a 124-foot-long (38 m) bridge with a single span. It crosses Little Shenango River.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[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 D.W. Paskie (August 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Quaker Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-18.