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Washington's Crossing Delaware River Bridge Covered (2nd)

Photos 

Lost in 1903

Photo uploaded by Art S.

View this photo at perkasiejournal.com

BH Photo #439459

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Delaware River on Washington Crossing Pennington Road
Location
Titusville, Mercer County, New Jersey
Status
Destroyed by flooding
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 143.0 ft.
Total length: 877.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.29533, -74.86780   (decimal degrees)
40°17'43" N, 74°52'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/511236/4460544 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83766 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2020: Updated by Art Suckewer: added build date
  • December 25, 2019: New photos from Art Suckewer
  • December 16, 2018: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Washington's Crossing Delaware River Bridge Covered
Posted December 25, 2019, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Yes. A 1904 truss bridge uses the covered bridge's abutments and piers.

Regards,

Art S.

Washington's Crossing Delaware River Bridge Covered
Posted December 25, 2019, by George A Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Isn't this where they have the re-enactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River every year?