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Waggoner's Mill Covered Bridge Destroyed

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October 22, 2021: James Crouse has passed along this information about the Waggoner's Mill Covered Bridge. Jenna Wise of Penn Live is reporting that the bridge was destroyed by fire on Thursday afternoon.

At this point officials are conducting an arson investigation.

Follow this link for the complete story with a picture: Someone set historic covered bridge on fire, leaving just a charred skeleton: state police.

Here is a Facebook post from the Landisburg Volunteer Fire Company:

According to the Covered Spans of Yesteryear website, the Waggoner's Mill Covered Bridge was built in 1889 with a Burr truss. It crossed Bixler Run in Perry county, PA.


Our thanks to James Crouse and Pat Cook for passing this information along by email.

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