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Summit Bridge (Older)

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Summit Bridge (Older)

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker pony truss swing bridge over Chesapeake and Delaware Canal on Summit Bridge Road
Location
New Castle County, Delaware
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Parker pony swing truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.54176, -75.72553   (decimal degrees)
39°32'30" N, 75°43'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/437656/4377150 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89337 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bowstring pony truss (254)
Bowstring truss (507)
Delaware (149)
Lost (23,413)
Movable (2,894)
New Castle County, Delaware (99)
Pony truss (15,899)
Replaced by new bridge (15,635)
Swing (1,403)
Truss (31,952)

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Summit Bridge (Older)
Posted May 20, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Not a Bowstring. This appears to be a Parker pony swing truss.