Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge

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Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge
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The Thorpe Ford Bridge
Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge is located in Indiana
Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge
Nearest city Rockville, Indiana
Coordinates 39°38′13.45″N 87°15′58.21″W / 39.6370694°N 87.2661694°W / 39.6370694; -87.2661694Coordinates: 39°38′13.45″N 87°15′58.21″W / 39.6370694°N 87.2661694°W / 39.6370694; -87.2661694
Built 1912
Architect Britton,J. A.
Architectural style Other
Governing body Local
MPS Parke County Covered Bridges TR
NRHP Reference # 78000413 [1]
Added to NRHP December 22, 1978

The Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge is northeast of Rosedale, Indiana. The single span Burr Arch Truss covered bridge structure was built by Joseph A. Britton in 1912. The bridge is 181 feet (55 m) long, 16 feet (4.9 m) wide, and 13 feet (4.0 m) high.[2]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ "Thorpe Covered Bridge". Parke County Incorporated / Parke County Convention and Visitors Commission. Retrieved 2012-10-18.