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Stoner/Bowmansdale Covered Bridge
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member deano1943
N 40° 09.296 W 076° 59.487
18T E 330389 N 4446854
Quick Description: Stoner/Bowmansdale Covered Bridge is situated on the Messial College Campus near Grantham, on the Cumberland and York County lines in Pennsylvania.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2008 12:14:33 PM
Waymark Code: WM5BH1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 16

Long Description:
Bowmansdale Covered Bridge was built in 1867 by an unknown builder, relocated and named Stoner Covered Bridge in 1972, which was a gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob S. Stoner.

The Stoner/Bowmansdale Covered Bridge is burr truss constructed, 106 feet in length by 18 feet in width, and crosses the Yellow Breeches Creek.
Current Condition of Bridge: Good

Web Address: [Web Link]

Description of Covered Bridge:
Truss: Burr Bridge in use today for campus traffic Number of Spans: 1 Privately owned PA. Bridge Number: PA-21-13 (Cumberland County) PA-67-04 (York County)

Year Built: 1867

Parking (If not at the bridge):: Parking lot across bridge

Location (Road - City - State - Country): Messiah College Campus, Cumberland/York County Lines, Pennsylvania

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