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Third Street Bridge

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Third Street Bridge

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #289180

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Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over Christina River on 3rd Street
Location
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware
Status
Replaced
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Deck truss bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73519, -75.54129   (decimal degrees)
39°44'07" N, 75°32'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/453617/4398506 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilmington South
Inventory number
BH 61914 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • July 24, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added link to eBay postcard showing the bridge
  • July 24, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • eBay - Postcard showing the bridge
  • Luke