Kochendefer Covered Bridge

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Kochendefer Covered Bridge
Kochenderfer Bridge 1.JPG
Western end of the bridge
Kochendefer Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Kochendefer Covered Bridge
Kochendefer Covered Bridge is located in the US
Kochendefer Covered Bridge
Location Southeast of Saville on Township 332, Saville Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°25′27″N 77°23′15″W / 40.42417°N 77.38750°W / 40.42417; -77.38750Coordinates: 40°25′27″N 77°23′15″W / 40.42417°N 77.38750°W / 40.42417; -77.38750
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1919
Architect Adain Bros.
Architectural style Modified Kingpost, Queenpost
MPS Covered Bridges of Adams, Cumberland, and Perry Counties TR
NRHP reference # 80003602[1]
Added to NRHP August 25, 1980

The Kochendefer Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at Saville Township in Perry County, Pennsylvania. It is a 72-foot-long (22 m), modified king post, queen post truss bridge, constructed in 1919. It crosses Big Buffalo Creek. Its WGCB reference is 38-50-09.[2]

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

Interior showing the truss.

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Susan M. Zacher (1980-03-10). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form: Kochendefer Covered Bridge" (PDF). Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved 2011-11-20.