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Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge

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Chesapeake & Delaware Canal Bridge

Chesapeake City DE

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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BH Photo #289901

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chesapeake & Delaware Canal on Summit Bridge Road
Location
Chesapeake City, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builders
- J.A.L. Waddell of Port Hope, Canada
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt through truss vertical lift
Also called
St George Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.54172, -75.72596   (decimal degrees)
39°32'30" N, 75°43'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/437619/4377146 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Georges
Inventory number
BH 62124 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler