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Bridge Street Drawbridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo taken by Pennsylvania Library

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BH Photo #443564

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Frankford Creek on Bridge Street
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1896
Design
Howe through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00523, -75.06776   (decimal degrees)
40°00'19" N, 75°04'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/494216/4428340 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84460 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,635)
Built 1896 (291)
Built during 1890s (3,217)
Howe through truss (527)
Howe truss (657)
Lost (29,047)
Movable (3,136)
Pennsylvania (6,134)
Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania (235)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (221)
Swing (1,576)
Through truss (17,180)
Truss (35,925)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2019: New photos from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler