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Landis Bridge
38-36-16
Lancaster, PA - Lancaster County
Photo of Landis Bridge
Photo of Landis Bridge

Photo of Landis Bridge Portal
Photo of Landis Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Pennsylvania Dutch
Amish Country
County:  Lancaster
Town:  East Hempfield
Locality:  NW of Lancaster
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 40º 04.819'
W 76º 21052'
Bridge Carries:  Shreiner Station Road
Bridge Crosses:  Little Cocalico Creek
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Burr Arch
Multi Kingpost Sketch
Year Built:  1878
Builder:  Elias McMellen
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  53 Ft.
Width: 15 Ft.
Posted Load: 5 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: 11'-6"
World Guide No.: 38-36-16
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown


Description
The Landis Bridge is single span Burr Arch with a total length of 53 feet. It carries Shreiner Station  Road over Little Conestoga Creek. This historic bridge is an was built in 1878 by Elias McMellen .

Photography
The bridge has an excellent area to take photographs from the south side of the bridge. Lots of traffic.

Parking
Parking on the righthand side after crossing bridge.

Truss / Arch

Photo of Landis Bridge Truss

Location Map

Location map of Landis Bridge

Location
Northwest edge of Lancaster. 0.2 miles west of US30 bypass off PA230 Harrisburg Pike ,right on Plaza Boulevard 0.3 miles then left 0.1 miles on Shreiner Station Road. On edge of  Park City Mall.
 




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