National Register of Historic Places listings in Columbia County, Pennsylvania

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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Columbia County, Pennsylvania.

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This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map. [1]

There are 31 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. Another property was once listed but has been removed.


    This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted August 5, 2022. [2]

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Current listings

[3] Name on the RegisterImageDate listed [4] Location City or townDescription
1 Berwick Armory
Berwick Armory Armory Berwick PA.jpg
Berwick Armory
November 14, 1991
(#91001692)
201 Pine Street
41°03′28″N76°14′01″W / 41.057778°N 76.233611°W / 41.057778; -76.233611 (Berwick Armory)
Berwick
2 Bloomsburg Historic District
Bloomsburg Historic District Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania town hall.JPG
Bloomsburg Historic District
September 8, 1983
(#83002229)
Roughly bounded by Penn, 5th, West, Willow, Millville and Light Streets
41°00′09″N76°27′13″W / 41.0025°N 76.453611°W / 41.0025; -76.453611 (Bloomsburg Historic District)
Bloomsburg
3 Bridge in Fishing Creek Township
Bridge in Fishing Creek Township Bridge in Fishing Creek Township.jpg
Bridge in Fishing Creek Township
June 22, 1988
(#88000738)
Legislative Route 19078 over Little Pine Creek, east of Bendertown
41°09′05″N76°17′45″W / 41.151389°N 76.295833°W / 41.151389; -76.295833 (Bridge in Fishing Creek Township)
Fishing Creek Township
4 Catawissa Friends Meetinghouse
Catawissa Friends Meetinghouse Catawissa Friends Meetinghouse.jpg
Catawissa Friends Meetinghouse
June 9, 1978
(#78002379)
South and 3rd Streets
40°57′12″N76°27′41″W / 40.953333°N 76.461389°W / 40.953333; -76.461389 (Catawissa Friends Meetinghouse)
Catawissa
5 Jud Christie Covered Bridge No. 95
Jud Christie Covered Bridge No. 95 Jud Christian Covered Bridge 2.JPG
Jud Christie Covered Bridge No. 95
November 29, 1979
(#79003184)
T-685, northeast of Millville
41°11′45″N76°28′24″W / 41.195833°N 76.473333°W / 41.195833; -76.473333 (Jud Christie Covered Bridge No. 95)
Jackson and Pine Townships
6 Creasyville Covered Bridge
Creasyville Covered Bridge Creasyville Covered Bridge 9.jpg
Creasyville Covered Bridge
November 29, 1979
(#79003198)
T-683, northeast of Millville
41°12′43″N76°27′42″W / 41.211944°N 76.461667°W / 41.211944; -76.461667 (Creasyville Covered Bridge)
Jackson and Pine Townships
7 Davis Covered Bridge
Davis Covered Bridge Davis Covered Bridge 2.JPG
Davis Covered Bridge
November 29, 1979
(#79003191)
T-371, south of Catawissa
40°54′40″N76°26′24″W / 40.911111°N 76.44°W / 40.911111; -76.44 (Davis Covered Bridge)
Cleveland Township
8 Sam Eckman Covered Bridge No. 92
Sam Eckman Covered Bridge No. 92 Sam Eckman Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Sam Eckman Covered Bridge No. 92
November 29, 1979
(#79003183)
T-548, northeast of Millville
41°10′39″N76°29′26″W / 41.1775°N 76.490556°W / 41.1775; -76.490556 (Sam Eckman Covered Bridge No. 92)
Greenwood and Pine Townships
9 Fowlersville Covered Bridge
Fowlersville Covered Bridge Fowlersville Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Fowlersville Covered Bridge
November 29, 1979
(#79003182)
Legislative Route 19039, south of Fowlersville
41°03′39″N76°17′01″W / 41.060833°N 76.283611°W / 41.060833; -76.283611 (Fowlersville Covered Bridge)
North Centre Township In 1986 the bridge was moved to Briar Creek Park in North Centre Township. [5]
10 Furnace Covered Bridge No. 11
Furnace Covered Bridge No. 11 Furnace Covered Bridge 3.JPG
Furnace Covered Bridge No. 11
November 29, 1979
(#79003190)
T-373
40°54′24″N76°27′37″W / 40.906667°N 76.460278°W / 40.906667; -76.460278 (Furnace Covered Bridge No. 11)
Cleveland Township
11 Josiah Hess Covered Bridge No. 122
Josiah Hess Covered Bridge No. 122 Josiah Hess Covered Bridge 14.JPG
Josiah Hess Covered Bridge No. 122
November 29, 1979
(#79003181)
T-563, east of Forks
41°06′53″N76°20′23″W / 41.114722°N 76.339722°W / 41.114722; -76.339722 (Josiah Hess Covered Bridge No. 122)
Fishing Creek Township
12 Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40
Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40 Hollingshead Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40
November 29, 1979
(#79003187)
T-405, east of Catawissa
40°57′06″N76°26′52″W / 40.951667°N 76.447778°W / 40.951667; -76.447778 (Hollingshead Covered Bridge No. 40)
Catawissa Township
13 Jackson Mansion and Carriage House
Jackson Mansion and Carriage House Jackson Mansion Berwick PA.jpg
Jackson Mansion and Carriage House
September 5, 1985
(#85001965)
344 Market Street
41°03′27″N76°14′07″W / 41.0575°N 76.235278°W / 41.0575; -76.235278 (Jackson Mansion and Carriage House)
Berwick
14 Johnson Covered Bridge No. 28
Johnson Covered Bridge No. 28 Johnson Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Johnson Covered Bridge No. 28
November 29, 1979
(#79003185)
T-320, south of Catawissa
40°52′40″N76°29′02″W / 40.877778°N 76.483889°W / 40.877778; -76.483889 (Johnson Covered Bridge No. 28)
Cleveland Township
15 Lawrence L. Knoebel Covered Bridge
Lawrence L. Knoebel Covered Bridge Lawrence L. Knoebel Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Lawrence L. Knoebel Covered Bridge
August 8, 1979
(#79002309)
Knoebel's Grove
40°52′38″N76°30′21″W / 40.877222°N 76.505833°W / 40.877222; -76.505833 (Lawrence L. Knoebel Covered Bridge)
Cleveland Township Extends into Ralpho Township in Northumberland County
16 Kramer Covered Bridge No. 113
Kramer Covered Bridge No. 113 Kramer Covered Bridge 8.JPG
Kramer Covered Bridge No. 113
November 29, 1979
(#79003194)
T-572, southwest of Rohrsburg
41°07′16″N76°25′56″W / 41.121111°N 76.432222°W / 41.121111; -76.432222 (Kramer Covered Bridge No. 113)
Greenwood Township The bridge was "totally rebuilt in 2007". [6]
17 Kreigbaum Covered Bridge
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge Kreigbaum Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Kreigbaum Covered Bridge
August 8, 1979
(#79002316)
East of Elysburg on Township 459
40°50′51″N76°30′29″W / 40.8475°N 76.508056°W / 40.8475; -76.508056 (Kreigbaum Covered Bridge)
Cleveland Township Extends into Ralpho Township in Northumberland County
18 Parr's Mill Covered Bridge No. 10
Parr's Mill Covered Bridge No. 10 Parr's Mill Covered Bridge 4.JPG
Parr's Mill Covered Bridge No. 10
November 29, 1979
(#79003189)
T-371 at Parr's Mill
40°54′23″N76°28′23″W / 40.906389°N 76.473056°W / 40.906389; -76.473056 (Parr's Mill Covered Bridge No. 10)
Cleveland Township and Franklin Township
19 Patterson Covered Bridge No. 112
Patterson Covered Bridge No. 112 Patterson CB 112 PA.jpg
Patterson Covered Bridge No. 112
November 29, 1979
(#79003193)
T-575, north of Orangeville
41°06′34″N76°25′03″W / 41.109444°N 76.4175°W / 41.109444; -76.4175 (Patterson Covered Bridge No. 112)
Orange Township
20 Richards Covered Bridge
Richards Covered Bridge Richards Covered Bridge 1.JPG
Richards Covered Bridge
August 8, 1979
(#79002308)
East of Elysburg on Township 804
40°52′03″N76°30′29″W / 40.867444°N 76.508°W / 40.867444; -76.508 (Richards Covered Bridge)
Cleveland Township Extends into Ralpho Township in Northumberland County
21 Riegel Covered Bridge No. 6
Riegel Covered Bridge No. 6 Riegel Covered Bridge No. 6 Aerial View 1938.png
Riegel Covered Bridge No. 6
November 29, 1979
(#79003196)
T-312, southwest of Catawissa
40°54′44″N76°30′49″W / 40.912222°N 76.513611°W / 40.912222; -76.513611 (Riegel Covered Bridge No. 6)
Franklin Township The bridge was destroyed in an arson fire on May 30, 1979. [7]
22 Rohrbach Covered Bridge No. 24
Rohrbach Covered Bridge No. 24 ROHRBACH COVERED BRIDGE.jpg
Rohrbach Covered Bridge No. 24
November 29, 1979
(#79003197)
T-369, southwest of Catawissa
40°54′00″N76°30′43″W / 40.9°N 76.511944°W / 40.9; -76.511944 (Rohrbach Covered Bridge No. 24)
Franklin Township The bridge was dismantled in October 1986 and the pieces are in storage at Knoebels Amusement Resort. [8]
23 Rupert Covered Bridge No. 56
Rupert Covered Bridge No. 56 Rupert Covered Bridge 12.JPG
Rupert Covered Bridge No. 56
November 29, 1979
(#79003186)
T-449 at Rupert
40°58′53″N76°28′23″W / 40.981389°N 76.473056°W / 40.981389; -76.473056 (Rupert Covered Bridge No. 56)
Bloomsburg and Montour Township
24 Shoemaker Covered Bridge
Shoemaker Covered Bridge Shoemaker Covered Bridge 2.JPG
Shoemaker Covered Bridge
November 29, 1979
(#79003192)
Legislative Route 19053, north of Iola
41°09′05″N76°32′11″W / 41.151389°N 76.536389°W / 41.151389; -76.536389 (Shoemaker Covered Bridge)
Pine Township
25 Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17
Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17 Snyder Covered Bridge 6.JPG
Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17
November 29, 1979
(#79003188)
T-361, southeast of Slabtown
40°54′05″N76°23′41″W / 40.901389°N 76.394722°W / 40.901389; -76.394722 (Snyder Covered Bridge No. 17)
Locust Township
26 Stillwater Covered Bridge No. 134
Stillwater Covered Bridge No. 134 Stillwater Covered Bridge - Pennsylvania.jpg
Stillwater Covered Bridge No. 134
November 29, 1979
(#79003177)
T-629
41°09′07″N76°21′39″W / 41.151944°N 76.360833°W / 41.151944; -76.360833 (Stillwater Covered Bridge No. 134)
Stillwater
27 Twin Bridges-East Paden Covered Bridge No. 120
Twin Bridges-East Paden Covered Bridge No. 120 East Paden Covered Bridge.jpg
Twin Bridges-East Paden Covered Bridge No. 120
November 29, 1979
(#79003180)
Off Pennsylvania Route 487, east of Forks
41°06′25″N76°21′25″W / 41.106944°N 76.356944°W / 41.106944; -76.356944 (Twin Bridges-East Paden Covered Bridge No. 120)
Fishing Creek Township
28 Twin Bridges-West Paden Covered Bridge No. 121
Twin Bridges-West Paden Covered Bridge No. 121 West Paden Covered Bridge 2.JPG
Twin Bridges-West Paden Covered Bridge No. 121
November 29, 1979
(#79003179)
Off Pennsylvania Route 487, east of Forks
41°06′25″N76°21′25″W / 41.106944°N 76.356944°W / 41.106944; -76.356944 (Twin Bridges-West Paden Covered Bridge No. 121)
Fishing Creek Township The bridge was destroyed in a flood on June 28, 2006, and an identical replacement was built and dedicated on October 15, 2008. [9]
29 Wagner Covered Bridge No. 19
Wagner Covered Bridge No. 19 Wagner Covered Bridge 5.jpg
Wagner Covered Bridge No. 19
November 29, 1979
(#79003178)
T-468
40°59′56″N76°28′58″W / 40.9988°N 76.4827°W / 40.9988; -76.4827 (Wagner Covered Bridge No. 19)
Locust Township The bridge was dismantled on March 23, 1981, and the pieces stored at Knoebels Amusement Resort until it was rebuilt at the entrance to a housing development in Hemlock Township in 1994. [10] [11]
30 Wanich Covered Bridge No. 69
Wanich Covered Bridge No. 69 Wanich C Bridge PA.jpg
Wanich Covered Bridge No. 69
November 29, 1979
(#79003195)
Off Pennsylvania Route 42, north of Fernville
41°02′23″N76°29′01″W / 41.039722°N 76.483611°W / 41.039722; -76.483611 (Wanich Covered Bridge No. 69)
Hemlock and Mount Pleasant Townships
31 Y Covered Bridge No. 156
Y Covered Bridge No. 156 "Y" COVERED BRIDGE NO. 156.jpg
Y Covered Bridge No. 156
November 29, 1979
(#79003176)
T-757, southeast of Central
41°17′23″N76°21′52″W / 41.289722°N 76.364444°W / 41.289722; -76.364444 (Y Covered Bridge No. 156)
Sugarloaf Township The bridge was destroyed in a suspicious fire on August 15, 1983. [12]

Former listing

[3] Name on the RegisterImageDate listedDate removedLocationCity or townDescription
1 Welle Hess Covered Bridge No. S1
Welle Hess Covered Bridge No. S1 Welle Hess Covered Bridge model.JPG
Welle Hess Covered Bridge No. S1
November 29, 1979
(#79003175)
June 27, 1986South of Grassmere Park
Sugarloaf Township The bridge collapsed on July 19, 1981, [13] [14] and was removed from the NRHP in 1986. Photo is of a model constructed from original bridge materials.

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References

  1. The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior, "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions", retrieved August 5, 2022.
  3. 1 2 Numbers represent an alphabetical ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
  5. "Fowlersville Bridge". Columbia County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Retrieved December 12, 2012.
  6. "Kramer Bridge". Columbia County, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  7. "Reuben Reigel's, Columbia County". Covered Spans of Yesteryear - www.lostbridges.org. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  8. "Rohrbach, Columbia County". Covered Spans of Yesteryear - www.lostbridges.org. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  9. Robert Parks (November 2010). "Trials and Tribulations of a Historic Pair of Covered Bridges" (PDF). Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau. Archived from the original (PDF) on February 22, 2014. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  10. "Wagner (relocated), Columbia County". Covered Spans of Yesteryear - www.lostbridges.org. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  11. "Covered bridges of Columbia and Montour Counties, Pennsylvania" (PDF). Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau. November 2010. p. 6. Archived from the original (PDF) on June 2, 2012. Retrieved December 10, 2012.
  12. "Y, Columbia County". Covered Spans of Yesteryear - www.lostbridges.org. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  13. "Welle Hess or Laubach, Columbia County". Covered Spans of Yesteryear - www.lostbridges.org. Retrieved December 11, 2012.
  14. "110-year-old covered bridge falls". Press Enterprise . July 20, 1981. p. 1. Retrieved August 20, 2022 via Newspapers.com.