Camel Back Bridge

Camel Back Bridge (HM3SA)

Location: Harrisburg, PA 17113 Dauphin County
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Country: United States of America
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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.
HM NumberHM3SA
Year Placed1953
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 6:16pm PDT -07:00
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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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