Manning-Rye Covered Bridge

Destroyed by fire
Spans Palouse River, Colfax, Washington

Photos 

Manning - Rye Covered Bridge

Photo taken by Richard Doody in October 2011

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 16, 1982
Reference number
82004307
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Rail-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
ca. 1918

Update Log 

  • September 15, 2020: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Landmark burned by wildfires in September, 2020.
  • April 23, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody

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Comments 

Manning-Rye Covered Bridge
Posted September 15, 2020, by Bill Eichelberger (wallyum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2020/sep/14/one-of-just-two-historic-covered-bridges-in-washin/

There are a couple of pics included in the article. It is indeed gone.

Manning-Rye Covered Bridge
Posted September 12, 2020, by Jamie

According to several reports on September 10, 2020 this landmark may have been destroyed by fire:

"The Manning Fire outside Colfax which destroyed the historic covered bridge over the Palouse River. . ."