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Beechdale Bridge
Beechdale Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Beechdale Bridge
Location in Pennsylvania
Beechdale Bridge is located in the United States
Beechdale Bridge
Location in the United States
Location Southwest of Berlin off U.S. Route 219, Brothersvalley Township, Pennsylvania
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1870
Architectural style Burr arch
MPS Covered Bridges of Somerset County TR
NRHP reference No. 80003628
Added to NRHP December 10, 1980

The Beechdale Bridge, also known as the Burkholder Bridge, is a historic covered bridge in Brothersvalley Township, Somerset County, Pennsylvania. Township Route 548 crosses Buffalo Creek on the bridge, southwest of Berlin. The Burr truss bridge was built in 1870 by an unknown builder and is owned by the county. A distinctive feature of the bridge is the low sidewalls, which leave much of the structure open to view. It is one of 10 covered bridges in Somerset County.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.

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