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Washington Street Bridge (Old)

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Wishington Street Bridge Circa 1915

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BH Photo #378791

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore deck truss bridge over Brandywine Creek on Washington Street
Location
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1893; Replaced 1921
Builders
- Delaware Construction Co. of Wilmington, Delaware (Erection)
- Edgemoor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware (Fabrication)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75214, -75.54835   (decimal degrees)
39°45'08" N, 75°32'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/453024/4400391 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75654 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added build date + builder
  • February 16, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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