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Sam Eckman Bridge
38-19-08
Sereno, PA - Columbia County
Photo of Sam Eckman Bridge
Photo of Sam Eckman Bridge

Photo of Sam Eckman Bridge Portal
Photo of Sam Eckman Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Central
County:  Columbia
Town:  Pine
Locality:  Millville
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 41 10.645
W 76 29.403
Bridge Carries:  Fishing Creek Road
Bridge Crosses:  Little Fishing Creek
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Queenpost
Year Built:  1876
Builder:  Joseph Redline
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  71 Ft.
Width: 15 Ft.
Posted Load: Unknown
Posted Vertical Clearance: Unknown
World Guide No.: 38-19-08
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown



Description
The Sam Eckman Bridge is a single span Queenpost Truss with a total length of 71 feet. It crosses Little Fishing Creek in Sereno. This historic bridge was built in 1876.

Photography
The bridge portals and elevation views are easy to photograph.

Parking
Pull alongside road near bridge.

Truss / Arch

No truss photo available


Location Map

Location map of Sam Eckman Bridge

Location
1.3 miles north of junction of PA442 on PA42 then right on SR4031 then 2.4 miles and left on TR548 to the bridge





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