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Hollingshead Bridge
38-19-34
Catawissa, PA - Columbia County
Photo of Hollingshead Bridge

Photo of Hollingshead Bridge
Photo of Hollingshead Bridge

Photo of Hollingshead Bridge Portal
Photo of Hollingshead Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Central
County:  Columbia
Town:  Catawissa
Locality:  Catawissa
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 40 57.113
W 76 26.864
Bridge Carries:  Hollingshead Bridge Road
Bridge Crosses:  Catawissa Creek
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Burr Arch
Burr Arch sketch
Year Built:  1850
Builder:  Peter Ent
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  128 Ft.
Width: Unknown
Posted Load: Unknown
Posted Vertical Clearance: Unknown
World Guide No.: 38-19-34
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown



Description
The Hollingshead Bridge is single span Burr Arch with a span length of 128 feet. It crosses the Catawissa Creek in the town of Catawissa. This historic bridge is an was built in 1850.

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 Hollingshead Bridge

Location
About 0.5 mile south of the junction of PA487/PA42 then left on TR401, 0.3 mile to Mountain Road TR422 left about .05 mile, and a left on TR405 Catawissa Road to the bridge.





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