Bridge in Yardley Borough

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Bridge in Yardley Borough
Bridge in Yardley Borough.JPG
Bridge in Yardley Borough, October 2012
Bridge in Yardley Borough is located in Pennsylvania
Bridge in Yardley Borough
Location Reading Avenue over VanHorn Creek, Scammells Corner, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°14′3″N 74°50′2″W / 40.23417°N 74.83389°W / 40.23417; -74.83389Coordinates: 40°14′3″N 74°50′2″W / 40.23417°N 74.83389°W / 40.23417; -74.83389
Area less than one acre
Built 1889
Architectural style Other, Single span stone arch
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000770[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Bridge in Yardley Borough was a historic stone arch bridge located at Scammells Corner in Yardley, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. It had a single span, 13 feet long, and was constructed in 1889. It was constructed of coursed rubble masonry.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1] Sometime after listing, the bridge was replaced with a concrete bridge span.


  1. ^ a b Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). ARCH: Pennsylvania's Historic Architecture & Archaeology. Retrieved 2012-10-08.  Note: This includes Dist. 6-0 (December 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bridge in Yardley Borough" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-10-08.