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Shellpot Creek Bridge

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Shellpot Creek on Hay Road
Location
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
scheduled for demolition
History
built in 1978
Design
Pony truss
Also called
Hay Road Bridge
BR 1-567A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73913, -75.51078   (decimal degrees)
39°44'21" N, 75°30'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/456234/4398928 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilmington South
Inventory number
BH 74085 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1978 (78)
Built during 1970s (1,002)
Closed (2,764)
Delaware (164)
Have street view (29,908)
New Castle County, Delaware (113)
Owned by city (6,160)
Pony truss (17,235)
Truss (36,802)
Wilmington, Delaware (39)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2016: New Street View added by Andy Peters

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Comments 

Shellpot Creek Bridge
Posted April 10, 2022, by Dave King (DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Trying to decipher this page. Was the pony truss a temporary bridge? The bridge that was replaced in 2018 was a tee beam built in 1954.