Askew Bridge

N. 6th St. near Woodward St.
Reading, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Askew Bridge is located in Berks County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Thursday March 01, 1973. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Rail-Related. Askew Bridge was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Transportation, Architecture.

Askew Bridge Information

Other Name: Soap and Whiskey Bridge
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Structure
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Osborne,Richard
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Askew Bridge Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
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:
Reading Historic Locations Berks County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations