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Hamilton Street Bridge (4th)

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Postcard

Circa 1908

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BH Photo #338216

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Lehigh River on Hamilton Street in Allentown
Location
Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1902; Replaced 1959
Railroad
- Lehigh Valley Transit Co. (LVT)
Design
Main spans: Parker through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60623, -75.45430   (decimal degrees)
40°36'22" N, 75°27'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/461566/4495145 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 67310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 15, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • April 13, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added build date
  • April 13, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • September 26, 2015: New photos from Jacob P. Bernard
  • April 28, 2015: Added by Luke

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