Ryot Covered Bridge

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Ryot Covered Bridge
Ryot Covered Bridge 1.jpg
The bridge in October 2010
Ryot Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Ryot Covered Bridge
Location South of Alum Bank on Township 559, northwest of Fishertown, West St. Clair Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°8′32″N 78°37′30″W / 40.14222°N 78.62500°W / 40.14222; -78.62500Coordinates: 40°8′32″N 78°37′30″W / 40.14222°N 78.62500°W / 40.14222; -78.62500
Area less than one acre
Governing body Local
MPS Bedford County Covered Bridges TR
NRHP Reference # 80003416[1]
Added to NRHP April 10, 1980

The Ryot Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at West St. Clair Township in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. It is a low to medium Burr Truss bridge with a shallow gable roof. It is one of 15 historic covered bridges in Bedford County.[2] It was damaged by fire in 2002, and reconstructed.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1] A request to remove the bridge from the National Register has been submitted after its being damaged by fire in 2002.

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