Waggoner Covered Bridge

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Waggoner Covered Bridge
Waggoners Bridge.JPG
Waggoner Covered Bridge, October 2010
Waggoner Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Waggoner Covered Bridge
Location West of Loysville on Township 579, Northeast Madison Township and Tyrone Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°21′34″N 77°22′23″W / 40.35944°N 77.37306°W / 40.35944; -77.37306Coordinates: 40°21′34″N 77°22′23″W / 40.35944°N 77.37306°W / 40.35944; -77.37306
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1889
Architect Lightner, Joseph D.
Architectural style Burr
Governing body Private
MPS Covered Bridges of Adams, Cumberland, and Perry Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 80003598[1]
Added to NRHP August 25, 1980

The Waggoner Covered Bridge, also known as the Roddy's Mill Covered Bridge, is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Northeast Madison Township and Tyrone Township in Perry County, Pennsylvania. It is a 74-foot-long (23 m) Burr Truss bridge, constructed about 1889. It crosses Bixler's Run. Its WGCB reference is 38-50-15.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Susan M. Zacher (ca. March 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form: Waggoner Covered Bridge". Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved 2009-10-20.