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Coxton Road Bridge

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Coxton Road Bridge

The Tribune: June 24 1972

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BH Photo #473127

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Lackawanna River on Coxton Road
Location
Duryea, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1983
Design
Warren through truss
Also called
Coxton Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.34619, -75.78048   (decimal degrees)
41°20'46" N, 75°46'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/434704/4577482 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittston
Inventory number
BH 62592 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2020: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • August 20, 2014: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • AccuWeather - Picture of man canoeing across the bridge after Hurricane Agnes
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com

Comments 

Coxton Road Bridge
Posted June 1, 2020, by Luke

https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/507464138/, https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/427184017/ and https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/529415746/ all have views of the bridge.

Unfortunately, the Accuweather post I used to create the entry years ago doesn't cite the source for its pics, so I can't reuse their image, despite it looking like a press photograph.