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Red Bridge

Photos 

View North, Roadway Elevation

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #311058

Map 

Description 

The bridge is located in the Milton Historic District. Although one elevation has been altered, the structure in its entirety appears to be in character with its surrounding environment and is a contributing element in the historic district.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Broadkill River on Union Street
Location
Sussex County, Sussex County, Delaware
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1952; Replaced 1993
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 28.9 ft.
Deck width: 34.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.77858, -75.31101   (decimal degrees)
38°46'43" N, 75°18'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/472985/4292252 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milton
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
4,712
Inventory number
BH 65145 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER DE-30 - Red Bridge, Spanning Broadkill River at Union Street (State Road No. 5), Milton, Sussex County, DE