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PRR - Brandywine Creek Bridge

Photo 

PRR - Brandywine Creek Bridge

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Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #520911

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over East Branch Brandywine Creek on Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
Downingtown, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1862
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00270, -75.70487   (decimal degrees)
40°00'10" N, 75°42'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/439834/4428294 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 96796 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 21, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs