Route 13, St. Jones River Bridge
Photo taken by Timothy and Joann Phillips in October 2018
License: Released into public domain
BH Photo #436657
This bridge was made infamous in 2016 when DelDOT removed the possessions of 20 homeless men living underneath, without warning and with the loss of their important papers, medications and ID's and subsequent loss of work for many, as well as the loss of their dignity.
- Ribbed closed-spandrel arch bridge over St. Jones River on Route 13
- Dover, Kent County, Delaware
- Open to traffic
- The design of this bridge is reminiscent of much older concrete arch "Memorial" Luten Bridge designs.
- Ribbed closed-spandrel arch
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 204.4 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
- Also called
- St. Jones River Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +39.14899, -75.51525 (decimal degrees)
39°08'56" N, 75°30'55" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/455477/4333437 (zone/easting/northing)
- Inventory number
- BH 83227 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- October 24, 2018: Added by Timothy and Joann Phillips
- Timothy and Joann Phillips