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Savannah Road Bridge

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Savannah Road Bridge

Delaware

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #283999

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Lewes-Rehoboth Canal on Savannah Road in Lewes
Location
Sussex County, Delaware
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1983
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Span length: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 124.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.77556, -75.13750   (decimal degrees)
38°46'32" N, 75°08'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/488056/4291879 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewes
Inventory number
BH 12315 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 72.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
9,898

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 22, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Savannah Road Bridge
Posted July 24, 2008, by Anonymous

I believe this bridge was originally design by Hardesty & Hanover but was originally at another location along the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal. I think they floated it down stream and erected it in a new location.