Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7
Keefer Mill Covered Bridge PA.jpg
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7, October 2011
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7 is located in Pennsylvania
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7 is located in the US
Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7
Location Pennsylvania Route 346, southwest of Washingtonville, Liberty Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°1′59″N 76°41′31″W / 41.03306°N 76.69194°W / 41.03306; -76.69194Coordinates: 41°1′59″N 76°41′31″W / 41.03306°N 76.69194°W / 41.03306; -76.69194
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1853
Built by Butler, William
Architectural style Other, Burr arch
MPS Covered Bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties TR
NRHP Reference # 79003174[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Keefer Covered Bridge No. 7 is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Liberty Township near Washingtonville in Montour County, Pennsylvania. It is a 78 foot long, Burr Truss bridge built in 1853. It has a square opening; rare for covered bridges in Pennsylvania. It crosses Chillisquaque Creek.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.[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 unknown (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Keefers Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-05-27.