Dunlap's Creek Bridge

Spans Dunlap
Brownsville, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Dunlap's Creek Bridge is located in Fayette County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Monday July 31, 1978. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. Dunlap's Creek Bridge was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering, Transportation, Invention.

Dunlap's Creek Bridge Information

Other Name: First Cast Iron Bridge in America
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1836, 1839
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Delafield,Richard
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Dunlap's Creek Bridge Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Brownsville Historic Locations Fayette County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations