Ryot Covered Bridge

Destroyed by fire
S of Alum Bank on T 559, West St. Clair Township, Fishertown, Pennsylvania

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Description 

The historic bridge was burned in Aug 2002 and a replacement was built in 2004. An insufficient amount of the old bridge was reusable, therefore the bridge was dropped from the NRHP list.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 10, 1980
Reference number
80003416
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1800-1824

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2013: Updated by Jim Allen: added description

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