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Portland-Columbia Pedestrian Bridge (1958)

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Portland-Columbia Pedestrian Bridge

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #258630

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Delaware River on Footpath
Location
Northampton County, Pennsylvania, and Warren County, New Jersey
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1957-58, replacing an earlier covered bridge destroyed by Hurricane Diane
Builder
- Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission
Design
Four-span through/pony plate girder
Also called
Portland-Columbia Toll Supported Pedestrian Bridge (full name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92420, -75.09549   (decimal degrees)
40°55'27" N, 75°05'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/491960/4530347 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Portland
Inventory number
BH 52827 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2014: New photos from Andrew Raker
  • July 4, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 8, 2012: Added by James Baughn

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