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Old Capitol Trail Bridge

Marshallton Bridge

Old Capitol Trail Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Elaine Deutsch

Bridge Documented: July 1, 2016

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Old Capitol Trail Over Red Clay Creek
Location
Marshallton: New Castle County, Delaware: United States
Structure Type
Metal Through Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1931 By Builder/Contractor: George E. Shockley of Rehoboth, Delaware and Engineer/Design: Delaware State Highway Department

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1989
Main Span Length
113 Feet (34.4 Meters)
Structure Length
119 Feet (36.3 Meters)
Roadway Width
24 Feet (7.32 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
1155 012

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This plate girder bridge was designed to look as attractive as possible, and has an unusual curved design. It also has tall decorative concrete pillars at each corner of the bridge.

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