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Falls of Schuylkill Bridge

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #405679

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Chain suspension bridge over Schuylkill River on Road
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1808; collapsed 1816
Builder
- James Finley (Designer)
Design
Eyebar/chain suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
Total length: 306.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00666, -75.19280   (decimal degrees)
40°00'24" N, 75°11'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/483544/4428513 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 78683 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2017: Photo imported by Dave King
  • October 8, 2017: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com