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Lower Bridge at English Center, Spanning Little Pine Creek at State Route 4001, English Center, Lycoming County, PA

Lower Bridge at English Center, Spanning Little Pine Creek at State Route 4001, English Center, Lycoming County, PA

 
 
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Summary

Significance: It is the only remaining bridge of two completed in 1891 to provide access to this once-important regional logging and tanning center. One of few surviving short-span roadway suspension bridges in Pennsylvania, the Lower Bridge is also an usual variant of a braced-chain bridge.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N439
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1149
Survey number: HAER PA-461
Building/structure dates: 1891 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002428

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Dean & Westbrook
DeLony, Eric N, project manager
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, sponsor
Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, sponsor
Elliott, Joseph E, B, photographer
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english center41.27200, -77.10249
Google Map of 41.2720004, -77.10249019999999
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