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Bridge in Reed Township
Wiconisco Canal aqueduct.jpg
Bridge in Reed Township, Summer 1999
Bridge in Reed Township is located in Pennsylvania
Bridge in Reed Township
Location in Pennsylvania
Bridge in Reed Township is located in the United States
Bridge in Reed Township
Location in the United States
Location Legislative Route 1 (State Route 147) over Powell Creek, Reed Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania
Area less than one acre
Built 1840
Built by Pennsylvania Canal Co.
Architectural style Multi-span stone arch
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP reference No. 88000823
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Bridge in Reed Township, originally known as Wiconisco Canal Aqueduct No. 3, is a historic multi-span stone arch bridge spanning Powell Creek on State Route 147 (River Road) in Reed Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1840, as an aqueduct. The property measures 72 feet (22 m) long by 50 feet (15 m) wide. It is built of red and white coursed ashlar and features a belt course and continuous parapet cap.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.

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