Forksville Covered Bridge
This Burr Truss covered bridge was built by Sadler S. Rogers (1831-1913) of Hillsgrove in the 1850's. In 1890 there were a total of 30 covered bridges in Sullivan County, Pa. By 1954 only five remained. Today there are three: Forksville, Hillsgrove and Sonestown, all built by Mr. Rogers.
Location. 41° 29.314′ N, 76° 35.984′ W. Marker is in Forksville, Pennsylvania, in Sullivan County. Marker is at the intersection of Bridge Street and Pennsylvania Route 154, on the right when traveling west on Bridge Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Forksville PA 18616, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Harold "Red" Grange (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Woolen Factory (approx. ¼ mile away); 400 Acres: the Start of Forksville (approx. ¼ mile away); Hiram's Landing (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Chaseway... (approx. 5.3 miles away); Seth Thomas Clock (approx. 5.4 miles away); Eagles Mere Downtown Revitalization (approx. 5.4 miles away); Eagles Mere Chautauqua (approx. 5.4 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 28 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 8, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.