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Indian River Inlet Swing Bridge (1938)

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Indian River Inlet Bridge on Ocean Highway, between Bethany Beach and Rehoboth Beach, Del.

Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #316478

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Indian River Inlet on DE 1
Location
Sussex County, Sussex County, Delaware
Status
Destroyed by collision with ice via tide
History
Built 1938; Destroyed by tidal ice 1948
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.60782, -75.06369   (decimal degrees)
38°36'28" N, 75°03'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/494455/4273259 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 63335 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 18, 2015: Photos imported by Dave King
  • October 5, 2014: Added by Luke

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