Poffenberger Road Bridge

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Poffenberger Road Bridge
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Poffenberger Road Bridge is located in Maryland
Poffenberger Road Bridge
Poffenberger Road Bridge is located in the US
Poffenberger Road Bridge
Location Poffenberger Road over Catoctin Creek, Middletown, Maryland
Coordinates 39°22′54″N 77°34′18″W / 39.38167°N 77.57167°W / 39.38167; -77.57167Coordinates: 39°22′54″N 77°34′18″W / 39.38167°N 77.57167°W / 39.38167; -77.57167
Area less than one acre
Built 1878 (1878)
Built by Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural style Pratt or Whipple thru truss
NRHP Reference # 78001459[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1978

The Poffenberger Road Bridge, near Jefferson, Maryland, is a wrought iron bridge by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company of Canton, Ohio. The bridge is similar to the Fourpoints Bridge elsewhere in Frederick County. The bridge is a single-span double-intersection Pratt truss. It was built circa 1878 and remains in daily use.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Cherilyn Widell (January 1978). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Linganore Farm" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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