McClay's Twin Bridge (East)

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Maclay's Twin Bridge (East)
Maclay's Twin Bridge (East), 1982
McClay's Twin Bridge (East) is located in Pennsylvania
McClay's Twin Bridge (East)
Location Legislative Route 28010 over a tributary of Conodoguinet Creek, near Middle Spring, Lurgan Township and Southampton Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°5′49″N 77°34′13″W / 40.09694°N 77.57028°W / 40.09694; -77.57028Coordinates: 40°5′49″N 77°34′13″W / 40.09694°N 77.57028°W / 40.09694; -77.57028
Area less than one acre
Built 1827
Built by Harry, Silas
Architectural style Other, Multi-span camelback arch
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000777[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Maclay's Twin Bridge (East) is a historic multi-span stone arch bridge spanning a tributary of Conodoguinet Creek between Lurgan Township and Southampton Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. It is a 105-foot-long (32 m) bridge, with two spans each measuring 20 feet (6.1 m) long. It was constructed in 1827 and is a twin of McClay's Twin Bridge (West).[2]

The bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

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  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 Patricia A. Remy (August 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: McClay's Twin Bridge (East)" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-02. 

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