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2 suspension bridges were found for search criteria: WGE20030513 . All 2 bridges from the search results appear below. Wherever you see a "Bridgemeister ID" number you can click it to isolate the bridge on its own page. If you don't see what you were looking for, try an image search with the same criteria: WGE20030513. This will find the bridge if it is pictured on the site, but is not a catenary suspension bridge.
1886 Lower
Easton, Pennsylvania, USA (Lehigh River)
Bridgemeister ID:813
References:DSL20030414, WGE20030513
Status:Demolished, 1951
Main cables:Wire
Notes
  • Damaged by windstorm 1950.
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg
1900 Upper
Easton, Pennsylvania, USA (Lehigh River)
Bridgemeister ID:366
References:AAJ, DSL20030414, EN19001122, HBE, PTS2, WGE20030513
Principals:Henry G. Tyrell, John McNeal
Use:Footbridge
Status:Demolished, 1955
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:3
Main spans:2 x 279f
Side span:110f
Notes
  • According to Tyrell, "[It] joins Dock Street on the lower side of the river with Glendon Avenue on the upper side, 90 feet above it. To overcome this difference in elevation of the two ends without incurring excessive expense for approach, the bridge floor was made to descend on a grade of 7.2 per cent from the upper bank to meet stairs rising from Dock Street..."
Postcard, collection of David Denenberg



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