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Farm Lane Bridge

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After Restoration - At Beech & Rich

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Photo taken by Julie Bowers

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BH Photo #353643

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Description 

The bridge will be part of a heritage bridge site built with public and private enterprises led by DNREC.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge over West Clay Creek
Location
Yorklyn, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
The bridge has been restored and coated, and is awaiting installation in the Fall 2016.
History
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.
Builders
- BACH Steel of Holt, Michigan
- King Iron Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio [also known as King Bridge Co.]
- Workin' Bridges/NSRGA of Grinnell, Iowa
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 69.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.3 ft.
Also called
Marsh Creek Bridge,
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.80839, -75.68120   (decimal degrees)
39°48'30" N, 75°40'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/441690/4406712 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72226 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2016: Added by Julie Bowers

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