Near Hockessin in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Red Clay Creek
— Listed on National Register of Historic Places – 1973 —
Original Town Lattice
Truss Covered Bridge – ca. 1850
Bridge Deck Rehabilitated – 1964
Listed on National Register of Historic Places – 1973
Complete Rehabilitation & Steel Beams Added – 1982
Rehabilitated Stone Foundation and
Replaced Timber Roof, Siding and Deck – 2008
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Engineering & Project Management – Delaware DOT
General Contractor – Eastern Highway Specialists, Inc.
Roofing – Wilkinson Roofing & Siding, Inc.
Structural Painting – Marinis Brothers
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This bridge is dedicated to the local residents and
to the Delaware Nature Society’s Ashland Nature Center
and its visitors as a source of inspiration and enjoyment.
Location. 39° 47.884′ N, 75° 39.474′ W. Marker is near Hockessin, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is on Barley Mill Road Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hockessin DE 19707, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hockessin Friends Meetinghouse (approx. 1.8 miles away); St. Mary's Church (approx. 2 miles away); St. John The Evangelist Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Chippey African Union Methodist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Hockessin School #107C (approx. 2.3 miles away); First African-American Schoolhouse In Hockessin (approx. 2.4 miles away); Wooddale Bridge (approx. 2˝ miles away); James Henry "Nip" Winters (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hockessin.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 503 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on December 21, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 19, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. 4. submitted on December 22, 2012. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.