New Baltimore Covered Bridge is one of ten remaining covered bridges in Somerset County, Pennsylvania.
New Baltimore Covered Bridge FAQs
It was originally constructed in 1879 by an unknown builder, then rebuilt in 1998 after the original was destroyed by flood waters on January 19, 1996.
Yes – here is one from 1972.
Yes – use GPS coordinates 39.98690, -78.77235.
The Raystown Branch of the Juniata River.
86 feet long.
Multiple King Post style trusses.
December 10, 1980.
NRHP 80003630 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 38-56-09 #2 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
Yes – Town Hill Road passes through New Baltimore Covered Bridge and is open to vehicular traffic.
Looking for more Somerset County Covered Bridges?
Pack Saddle Covered Bridge is Somerset County’s most famous covered bridge.
Barronvale Covered Bridge is Somerset County’s longest covered bridge.
Lower Humbert Covered Bridge is a fantastic spot to catch the fall foliage in the Laurel Highlands.
Kings Covered Bridge is the perfect spot for a picnic, feature a covered pavillion right next to the bridge.
Glessner Covered Bridge lies on the outskirts of Shanksville, near the Flight 93 Memorial.
Explore even more covered bridges on my PA Covered Bridges page.
Looking for more Laurel Highlands adventures?
Then be sure to check out 20 Must-See Waterfalls in the Laurel Highlands.
Or if scenic overlooks are your thing, don’t miss Beam Rocks Overlook in Somerset County.
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