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February 9, 2017

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1854

Builders: David S. Stoner

Description: This bridge was used by both armies during the Civil War on their way to and from the Gettysburg battlefield. Union forces marched through on their way to the battle and the bulk of Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia used it to retreat after their defeat.

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

 

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Sachs Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

This is part of a series on Pennsylvania’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

 

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January 30, 2017

Bogert’s Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Bogert's Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Bogert’s Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1841

Builders: Not known

Description: In 1956 the bridge was damaged by a truck and scheduled for demolition. A committee was formed to save the bridge and it was bypassed and repaired

Bogert's Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Bogert’s Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

This is part of a series on Pennsylvania’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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January 19, 2017

Bowser Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Bowser Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Bowser Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1890

Builders: Not known

Description: Closed and bypassed in 1973

Bowser Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Bowser Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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January 15, 2017

Doctor Knisley Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Doctor Knisley Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Doctor Knisley Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1867

Builders: Not known

Description: The bridge is bypassed and on private property. However, it is easy to view and photograph from the public road.

Doctor Knisley Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania Doctor Knisley Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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January 1, 2017

Glen Hope Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Glen Hope Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Glen Hope Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1889

Builders: Menander Wood and George E. Jones

Description: Suffered a fire in 1987 but was rebuilt. It is still in use by vehicles and looks excellent.

Glen Hope Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Glen Hope Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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December 26, 2016

Greisemer’s Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Greisemer's Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Greisemer’s Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1868

Builders: Not known

Description: The Greisemer’s Grist Mill which is nearby, was built in 1847.

Greisemer's Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Greisemer’s Mill Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

This is part of a series on Pennsylvania’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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December 23, 2016

Hewitt Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Hewitt Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Hewitt Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1879

Builders: Not known

Description: Still active, the 1992 restoration has the structure in good condition.

This is part of a series on Pennsylvania’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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December 19, 2016

Glessner Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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Glessner Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Glessner Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1881

Builders: Tobias Glessner

Description: The bridge still carries traffic. The extensive repairs completed in 1998 have it in excellent condition.

Glessner Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Glessner Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

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