Shoemaker Covered Bridge

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Shoemaker Covered Bridge
Shoemaker Covered Bridge 2.JPG
The bridge, closed to traffic, with picnic tables inside in September 2012
Shoemaker Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Shoemaker Covered Bridge
Location Legislative Route 19053, north of Iola, Pine Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°9′5″N 76°32′11″W / 41.15139°N 76.53639°W / 41.15139; -76.53639Coordinates: 41°9′5″N 76°32′11″W / 41.15139°N 76.53639°W / 41.15139; -76.53639
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1881
Built by Christian,T.S.
Architectural style Queen Post, Other
Governing body State
MPS Covered Bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003192[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Shoemaker Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Pine Township in Columbia County, Pennsylvania. It is a 49-foot-long (15 m), Queen Post Truss bridge constructed in 1881. It crosses the West Branch Run. It is one of 28 historic covered bridges in Columbia and Montour Counties.[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 Bill Pennesi and Susan M. Zacher (undated). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Shoemaker Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-21.