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Tacony-Palmyra Bridge

General Information

Beginning of works: February 1928
Completion: 14 August 1929
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: approach viaducts:
Half-through truss bridge
main span:
Truss arch bridge
Through arch bridge
secondary span:
Bascule bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Material: Steel bridge

Location

Location: , , ,
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Crosses:
  • Delaware River
Coordinates: 40° 0' 43.33" N    75° 2' 34.46" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 12 m
total length 1 115.3 m
arch span 170 m
length of movable span 75.4 m
number of lanes 3
main bridge
length 708.4 m

Materials

deck steel
arch steel
bascule span steel

Participants

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20006142
  • Date created
    11/10/2002
  • Last Update
    12/01/2017