Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek

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Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek in Petersburg PA.jpg
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek is located in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek is located in the US
Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek
Location Over Shavers Creek near confluence with Juniata River, Logan Township and Petersburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°34′1″N 78°2′54″W / 40.56694°N 78.04833°W / 40.56694; -78.04833Coordinates: 40°34′1″N 78°2′54″W / 40.56694°N 78.04833°W / 40.56694; -78.04833
Area less than one acre
Built 1889
Built by Pennsylvania Railroad
Architectural style Other, Stone arch bridge
MPS Industrial Resources of Huntingdon County, 1780-1939 MPS
NRHP reference # 90000395[1]
Added to NRHP March 20, 1990

Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek, also known as Conrail Bridge over Shavers Creek, is a historic multi-span stone arch bridge spanning Shavers Creek and located at Logan Township and Petersburg, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. It was built by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1889. It measures 134-foot-long (41 m).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[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 Deborah L. Suciu (September 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Pennsylvania Railroad Bridge over Shavers Creek" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-27.