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7th Street Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Brandywine River on 7th Street
No longer exists

Amtrak - Brandywine River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Deck plate girder bridge over Brandywine River on Pennsylvania RR / Conrail
Open to traffic

Amtrak - Brick Arch Viaduct (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1902
Brick arch bridge over Beech Street; Land on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Amtrak - Naaman Creek Stone Arch (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1901
Stone arch bridge over Naaman Creek on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Amtrak - Steel Mill Road Arch (New Castle County, Delaware)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Steel Mill Road on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Amtrak - US13 Overpass (New Castle County, Delaware)
Girder bridge over US 13 on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Ashland Covered Bridge 08-02-02 (New Castle County, Delaware)
Rehabilitated in 2008
Covered bridge over Red Clay Creek on Barley Mill Road in Ashland
Open to traffic

Augustine Cutoff Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1885 for B&O Railroad, replaced with stone arch bridge 1910; reappropriated as road bridge 1920; original Pratt truss replaced with Warren truss 1980; Rehabilitated 2002
Deck truss bridge over Brandywine Creek on Augustine Cutoff in Wilmington
Open to traffic

B&O - Christina River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Removed sometime after 1929
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Christina River on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
No longer exists

Barley Mill Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1980
Deck plate girder bridge over Brandywine Creek on DE 141 (Barley Mill Road)
Open to traffic

Barley Mill Road Overpass (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Wilmington & Western RR on Barley Mill Road
Removed but not replaced Dec. 1991

Blackbird Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1925
Lost Cable-stayed bridge over Blackbird Creek
No longer exists

Blackbird Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Southbound bridge built 1920; northbound bridge built 1933
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Blackbird Creek on US 13 (Dupont Parkway)
Open to traffic

Brandywine Park North Bank Trail Stone Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Stone arch bridge over Branch of Brandywine Creek on Brandywine Park trail
Open to pedestrians only

Brandywine Park Swinging Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1909
Wire suspension bridge over Brandywine Creek on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only

Cape May-Lewes Ferry (Sussex County, Delaware)
Passenger and automobile ferry began operations July 1, 1964. Ferry runs 17 miles in length.
Ferry across Delaware Bay on US 9
Open to traffic

Cedar Creek Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1949
Swing bridge over Cedar Creek on DE 36 in Slaughter Beach
Open to traffic

Central Avenue Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1923; rehabilitated 1992
Bascule bridge over Broad Creek on Central Avenue in Laurel
Open to traffic

Chambers Rock Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1995
Warren pony truss bridge over White Clay Creek on Chambers Rock Road in Newark
Open to traffic

Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Summit Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Rt. 1 Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1995
Cable-stayed bridge over C&D Canal, Rd 412 on Delaware Highway 1
Open to traffic

Christina Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1922
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Christina Creek on Old Baltimore Pike
Open to traffic

Clear Brook Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1919
Concrete arch bridge over Clear Brook on RD 13 in Seaford
Open to traffic

Coastal Highway Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1938; rehabilitated 1995
Wooden bridge over Silver Lake on Coastal Highway in Rehoboth Beach
Open to traffic

Creek Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1922; rehabilitated 2002
Concrete arch bridge over Red Clay Creek on Creek Road in Hockessin
Open to traffic

Creek Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1939
Pony/through girder bridge over Red Clay Creek on Creek Rd/Sr82
Open to traffic

CSX - Brandywine River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1910 to replace steel deck truss span adjacent (which was adapted for road use 1920-1980)
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Brandywine Creek on CSX Transportation (former Baltimore & Ohio Railroad)
Open to traffic

CSX - Mill Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Stone arch bridge over Mill Creek on CSX Transportation (former Baltimore & Ohio RR,)
Open to traffic

CSX - South Branch Naaman Creek Stone Arch (New Castle County, Delaware)
Stone arch bridge over South Branch Naaman Creek on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

DCLR - Lewes Creek Swing Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1916; Closed 2016; Abandoned 2017
Deck plate girder swing bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Delaware Coast Line RR
Intact but closed to all traffic; to be removed

DE1 Indian River Inlet Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1965; rehabilitated 1976; Replaced 2012
Haunched teel stringer bridge over Indian River Inlet on Sr1 / Coastal Hgwy
Replaced by a new bridge

Delaware City Branch Channel Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1991
Girder bridge over Delaware City Branch Channel ; a channel of the Chesapeake & Delaware (C&D) Canal on Delaware Rt. 9 / 5th Street
Open to traffic; bascule bridge; the bridge is maintained in the closed position

Delaware Memorial Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built as an almost identical twin to the 1951 Delaware Memorial Bridge that carries northbound traffic
Wire suspension bridge over Delaware River on I-295/US 40
Open to traffic

Delaware River Memorial Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1951; rehabilitated 1970
Suspension bridge over Delaware River on I-295 N & US 40 E
Open to traffic

Diamond Pond Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built ca. 1917
Culvert bridge over Diamond Pond on Sand Hill Road (Rd. 319)
Open to traffic

Division Street Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1959
Stone arch bridge over St. Jones River on E. Division Street in Dover
Open to traffic

Dupont Highway Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1929
Concrete arch bridge over Dragon Creek on Dupont Highway in Delaware City
Open to traffic

Dupont Highway Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1920; rehabilitated 1941
Concrete arch bridge over Dragon Creek on Dupont Highway in Delaware City
Open to traffic

Elks Road Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1919
Concrete arch bridge over Gravelly Branch on Elks Road in Middleford
Open to traffic

Farm Lane Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
This bridge was destined for a trail in York, Pennsylvania but they chose not to use it. It was listed for sale in the PennDOT "Bridges for Sale" Program. It has been engineered for 20 ton & widened to allow for 1-lane vehicular and pedestrians.
Pratt pony truss bridge over West Clay Creek
The bridge has been restored and coated, and is awaiting installation in the Fall 2016.

Greenbank Mill Bridge (New) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1882 at Wawa, Pennsylvania; purchased and relocated 2009-2010 to replace earlier pony truss bridge washed out in 2003
Pratt pony truss bridge over Red Clay Creek on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only

Guyencourt Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1918; rehabilitated 1982
Wooden bridge over East Penn RR (former Reading Railroad) on Guyencourt Road
Open to traffic

High Street Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1941
Slab bridge over Norfolk Southern on High Street
Open to traffic

Husbands Run Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1993
Slab bridge over Husbands Run on Rockland Road
Open to traffic

I495 Christina River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1974; rehabilitated 2006; Temporarily closed & pieres jacked 2014
Haunched deck plate girder bridge over Christina River, Norfolk Southern Railroad on I 495
Open to traffic

Indian River Inlet Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 2012
Cable-stayed bridge over Indian River Inlet on DE SR 1
Open to traffic

Indian River Inlet Bridge (1934) (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1934, replaced 1938
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Indian River Inlet on Coastal Highway
Destroyed by severe weather

Indian River Inlet Swing Bridge (1938) (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1938; Destroyed by tidal ice 1948
Lost Bridge over Indian River Inlet on DE 1
Destroyed by collision with ice via tide

Indian River Inlet Swing Bridge (1952) (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1952; Replaced 1965
Lost Bridge over Indian River Inlet on DE 1
Replaced by a new bridge

Isaac Branch Moores Lake Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1919; rehabilitated 1957
Concrete arch bridge over Isaac Branch-Moores Lake on State Street in Wyoming
Open to traffic

James Street Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1986
Bascule bridge over Christina River on James St. in Newport
Open to traffic

Kennett Pike Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1925
Concrete arch bridge over Waterway on Kennett Pike in Greenville
Open to traffic

Kings Causeway Branch Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1935
Timber stringer bridge over Kings Causeway Branch on Rd. 123


Kirkwood Highway Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1958
Concrete arch bridge over Muddy Run on Kirkwood Highway in Newark
Open to traffic

Laurel Road Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1920
Concrete arch bridge over James Branch on Laurel Road in Laurel
Open to traffic

Loockerman Street Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1934
Concrete arch bridge over St. Jones River on Loockerman Street in Dover
Open to traffic

Lovering Avenue Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1900
Concrete arch bridge over Bridle Path on Lovering Avenue in Wilmington
Open to traffic

Market Street Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1995
Stone arch bridge over Shellpot Creek on Phila Pk/Market in Bellefonte
Open to traffic

Market Street- Brandywine Creek (New Castle County, Delaware)
Bridge
Open to traffic

Mill Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built between 1873 and 1900. Known rehabilitation 1926 and 1982.
Warren pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on Evanson Road
Open to traffic

Mill Creek Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1936; Rehabilitated 1970; Replaced 1996
Lost Slab bridge over Mill Creek on Sr 6 (Woodland Beach Road)
Replaced by a new bridge

Mispillion River Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1952
Bascule bridge over Mispillion River on Rehoboth Road
Open to traffic

Mispillion River Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1903; Replaced 1994
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Mispillion River on Church Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Mt. Cuba Center Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Pratt pony truss bridge over Barley Mill Road
Open to pedestrians only (?)

NJ48 Delaware River Ferry (New Castle County, Delaware)
Service ended 1951
Ferry over Delaware River on NJ48
Ferry no longer in service; Transfer bridge remains as an abandoned structure

North Chapel Street Underpass (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built ca. 1920
Deck plate girder bridge over North Chapel Street on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic

North State Street Bridge (Kent County, Delaware)
Built 1937
Concrete arch bridge over Silver Lake on North State Street in Dover
Open to traffic

Northeast Blvd. Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1980
Bascule bridge over Christina River on Northeast Blvd in Wilmington
Open to traffic

NS - Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Norfolk Southern Railway
In use by Norfolk Southern Railroad

NS - Lower Shellpot Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1888
Pratt through truss bridge over Christina River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Nanticoke River Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1929
Deck girder swing bridge over Nanticoke River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

NS - Upper Shellpot Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1888; Rehabilitated 2003;
Pratt through truss bridge over Christina River on Norfolk Southern Railway
Open to traffic

Odessa Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1929; Replaced 1991
Deck plate girder bridge over Appoquinnimink River on Delaware State Route 299 Main Street Road
Replaced by a new bridge

Ogletown Road Amtrak Overpass (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1920
Concrete arch bridge over Ogletown Road on Amtrak
Open to traffic

Old Baltimore Pike Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1931
Concrete arch bridge over Little Mill Creek on Old Baltimore Pike in Elsmere
Open to traffic

Old Capitol Trail Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1989
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Red Clay Creek on Old Capitol Trail
Open to traffic

Old Furnace Road Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1933
Steel stringer bridge over Deep Creek on Old Furnace Road
Open to traffic

Old Greenbank Mill Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Pony truss bridge over Red Clay Creek on former Greenbank Road (bypassed)
Destroyed by flooding Sept. 2003

Old Stanton Christiana Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Marsh arch bridge on DE Route 4 / DE Route 7
Open to pedestrians only

Paper Mill Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
The bridge was swept off it's piers in 2009, a friends group was formed but the county voted against supporting TAP funding. Sold as a complete bridge to DNREC in June of 2015.
Bowstring through truss bridge over Red Clay Creek on Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Paper Mill Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1947; rehabilitated 1980
Stringer bridge over White Clay Creek on Paper Mill Road
Open to traffic

PC - Christina River Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Christina River on Penn Central Railroad
Removed

Penstock Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1917
Concrete culvert bridge over Wagamon Pond on Mulberry Street


Poplar Street Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1996
Swing bridge over Broad Creek on Poplar Street in Laurel
Open to traffic

PRR - Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built ca. 1925 to replace earlier bridge when canal expanded after acquisition by Army Corps of Engineers, replaced by new bridge 1/4 mile to south as canal realigned and widened in 1960s
Lost Through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Pennsylvania RR
No longer exists

Reading - Christina River Swing Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Abandoned through truss bridge over Christina River on Abandoned Reading Railroad
Abandoned

Reading - Pigeon Point Ferry (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1922; Removed from service 1976
Ferry across Delaware River on Reading Railroad
No longer in service; Transfer bridge (Delaware Side) and an industrial dock (New Jersey side.) remain as abandoned remnants

Red Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1952; Replaced 1993
Steel stringer bridge over Broadkill River on Union Street
Open to traffic

Reedy Point Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1968, replacing a lift bridge.
Warren through truss bridge over C&D Canal on DE 9
Open to traffic

Reedy Point Bridge (Old) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built ?; Replaced 1968
Lost Through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Route 9
Replaced by a new bridge

Reedy Point Bridge (Older) (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1910 replaced 1926
Lost Concrete stringer Shear pole bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware River on Route 9
No longer exists

Rehoboth Avenue Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1986
Bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Rehoboth Avenue in Rehoboth Beach
Open to traffic

Rising Sun Lane Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1928; rehabilitated 1979
Pratt trough truss bridge over Brandywine Creek on Rising Sun Road in Wilmington
Open to traffic

Rising Sun Lane Underpass (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1923
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Rising Sun Road on Abandoned railroad
Derelict/abandoned

Rockland Road Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1933; rehabilitated 1993
Deck girder bridge over Brandywine Creek on Rockland Road
Open to traffic

Route 14 Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1928
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Broadkill River on Route 14 Lavinia Road
No longer exists

Savannah Road Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1983
Bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Savannah Road in Lewes
Open to traffic

Seaford Bridge (Sussex County, Delaware)
Built 1925 by the Chicago Bascule Bridge Co.
Bascule bridge over Nanticoke River on Front Street in Seaford
Open to traffic

Shellpot Creek Bridge (New Castle County, Delaware)
built in 1978
Pony truss bridge over Shellpot Creek on Hay Road
scheduled for demolition

Smith's Bridge 08-02-01 #2 (New Castle County, Delaware)
Built 1839 (Burr Truss Covered Bridge); Reconstructed 2002 (see Description for details)
Covered bridge with steel beams over Brandywine Creek on Smith Bridge Road
Open to traffic