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Hamiltonban Township in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge

 
 
Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, May 13, 2019
1. Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker
Inscription.  The Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts. In addition, it is included in the Covered Bridges series list.
 
Location. 39° 46.046′ N, 77° 23.187′ W. Marker is in Hamiltonban Township, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on Jacks Mountain Road near Zoo Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairfield PA 17320, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Tapeworm Railroad" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Harry E. Brown (approx. 1½ miles away); Fairfield (approx. 1.6 miles away); Historic Fairfield Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); Army of the Potomac (approx. 1.7 miles away); St. John's United Church of Christ Bell (approx. 1.7 miles away); Field Hospital (approx. 1.7 miles away); Major Samuel S. Starr (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, May 13, 2019
2. Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker
From the east side of Toms Creek. "Built 1890"
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Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, May 13, 2019
3. Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge Marker
From the west side of Toms Creek. Interior truss work
Toms Creek after a day of rain image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, May 13, 2019
4. Toms Creek after a day of rain
Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Larry Gertner, May 13, 2019
5. Jacks Mountain Road Covered Bridge
Single lane operation
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 121 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 9, 2019, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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May. 24, 2022