Gilbert Bridge

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Gilbert Bridge
Gilbert Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Gilbert Bridge
Gilbert Bridge is located in the US
Gilbert Bridge
Location Bishop Road / Gilbert Road over Yellow Breeches Creek, northwest of Siddonsburg, Monaghan Township, York County, Pennsylvania and Upper Allen Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°9′13″N 76°58′57″W / 40.15361°N 76.98250°W / 40.15361; -76.98250Coordinates: 40°9′13″N 76°58′57″W / 40.15361°N 76.98250°W / 40.15361; -76.98250
Area less than one acre
Built 1899
Architectural style Other, Pratt through truss
NRHP Reference # 89000355[1]
Added to NRHP May 5, 1989

Gilbert Bridge, also known as Hall Estate Bridge, is a historic Pratt truss bridge in Monaghan Township, York County, Pennsylvania and Upper Allen Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1899 and measures 102 feet (31 m) long and 18 feet (5.5 m) wide overall. The steel bridge was built by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company and crosses the Yellow Breeches Creek.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (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). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Herbert D. Versaw (January 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Gilbert Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-17.