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Seaford Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken March 1991 by Tim O'Brien for the Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #101638

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Bascule bridge over Nanticoke River on Front Street in Seaford
Location
Sussex County, Delaware
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925 by the Chicago Bascule Bridge Co.
Builder
- Chicago Bascule Bridge Co.
Design
Bascule Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 201.8 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.64028, -75.60917   (decimal degrees)
38°38'25" N, 75°36'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/446984/4277035 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seaford East
Inventory number
BH 12316 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
8,971

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 16, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • March 19, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 11, 2006: Posted new photos

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