Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17

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Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17
Snyder Covered Bridge 6.JPG
The bridge in September 2012
Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17 is located in Pennsylvania
Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17
Location Pennsylvania Route 361, southeast of Slabtown, Locust Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°54′5″N 76°23′41″W / 40.90139°N 76.39472°W / 40.90139; -76.39472Coordinates: 40°54′5″N 76°23′41″W / 40.90139°N 76.39472°W / 40.90139; -76.39472
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1860
Architectural style Other, Queen Post
Governing body Local
MPS Covered Bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003188[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17 is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Locust Township in Columbia County, Pennsylvania. It is a 60.2-foot-long (18.3 m), Queen Post Truss bridge with a galvanized steel roof constructed in 1860. It crosses the North Branch Roaring Creek. 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 (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-19.