Camel Back Bridge

Camel Back Bridge (HM3SA)

Location: Harrisburg, PA 17113 Dauphin County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 15.518', W 76° 52.989'

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A covered wooden bridge, designed by Theodore Burr, was built here in 1813-17; called "Camel Back" because of its unique arch design. The structure, partly rebuilt in 1847 and 1867, was replaced after severe flood damage in 1902.
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HM NumberHM3SA
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Year Placed1953
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:16pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 339858 N 4458164
Decimal Degrees40.25863333, -76.88315000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 15.518', W 76° 52.989'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 15' 31.08" N, 76° 52' 59.34" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-16 N Front St, Harrisburg PA 17113, US
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