Beechdale Bridge

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Also known as: Burkholder Bridge
SW of Berlin off US 219, Brothersvalley Township, Berlin, Pennsylvania

Burr arch-truss bridge over Buffalo Creek on T548, Burkholder Bridge Road

Photos 

Photo taken by Jim Allen in March 2013

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Description 

The bridge has added support from steel I-beams under the floor.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 10, 1980
Reference number
80003628
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Burr arch
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1870

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2013: Updated by Jim Allen: Added description
  • April 3, 2013: New photos from Jim Allen

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