Manasses Guth Covered Bridge

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Manasses Guth Covered Bridge
Manasses Guth Bridge (1858).png
Manasses Guth Covered Bridge, September 2012
Manasses Guth Covered Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Manasses Guth Covered Bridge
Manasses Guth Covered Bridge is located in the US
Manasses Guth Covered Bridge
Location West of Greenawalds on Township 602, South Whitehall Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°37′42″N 75°33′13″W / 40.62833°N 75.55361°W / 40.62833; -75.55361Coordinates: 40°37′42″N 75°33′13″W / 40.62833°N 75.55361°W / 40.62833; -75.55361
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1858, 1882
Architectural style Other, Burr arch truss
MPS Covered Bridges of the Delaware River Watershed TR
NRHP reference # 80003559[1]
Added to NRHP December 1, 1980

Manasses Guth Covered Bridge is a historic wooden covered bridge located at South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. It is a 108-foot-long (33 m), Burr Truss bridge, constructed in 1858, and rebuilt in 1882. It has vertical siding. It crosses Jordan Creek.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[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 Susan M. Zacher (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Manasses Guth Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-09.