Welty's Mill Bridge

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Welty's Mill Bridge
Weltys Bridge from SSE.JPG
Welty's Mill Bridge, February 2012
Welty's Mill Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Welty's Mill Bridge
Welty's Mill Bridge is located in the US
Welty's Mill Bridge
Location South of Waynesboro on Pennsylvania Route 997, Washington Township, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°44′16″N 77°34′20″W / 39.73778°N 77.57222°W / 39.73778; -77.57222Coordinates: 39°44′16″N 77°34′20″W / 39.73778°N 77.57222°W / 39.73778; -77.57222
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1856
Built by Stoner, David Snively
NRHP Reference # 83002246[1]
Added to NRHP January 6, 1983

Welty's Mill Bridge is a historic multi-span stone arch bridge located at Washington Township in Franklin County, Pennsylvania. It is a 137-foot-long (42 m), two-arch bridge built of limestone. It was constructed in 1856. It crosses the East Branch of Little Antietam.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

Detail of stonework on the east arch

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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. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Paula Stoner Reed (August 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Welty's Mill Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-02-02.