Heirline Covered Bridge

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Heirline Covered Bridge
Heirline Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Heirline Covered Bridge
Location West of Bedford on Legislative Route 05097, north of Manns Choice, Harrison Township and Napier Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′0″N 78°35′37″W / 40.01667°N 78.59361°W / 40.01667; -78.59361Coordinates: 40°1′0″N 78°35′37″W / 40.01667°N 78.59361°W / 40.01667; -78.59361
Area less than one acre
Governing body State
MPS Bedford County Covered Bridges TR
NRHP Reference # 80003419[1]
Added to NRHP April 10, 1980

The Heirline Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Harrison Township and Napier Township in Bedford County, Pennsylvania. It is a 136-foot-long (41 m), Burr Truss bridge with a medium pitched gable roof, constructed in 1902. It crosses the Juniata River. It is one of 15 historic covered bridges in Bedford County.[2]

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


  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 Susan M. Zacher and Barbara Hufnagel (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Heirline Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-19.