Lackawanna River Heritage Trail
The bridge crossing at this point of the Lackawanna River is [k]nown as Decker Bridge.
It was named after the contractor who was hired to build a new bridge after flooding destroyed an earlier structure.
Erected by Lackawanna Heritage Valley National and State Heritage Area.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Man-Made Features • Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 41° 28.897′ N, 75° 34.163′ W. Marker is in Peckville, Pennsylvania, in Lackawanna County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Bridge Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Peckville PA 18452, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. O & W (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fountain of the Immigrants (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Memorial and Stadium (approx. half a mile away); War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); John J. Mancak (approx.
Also see . . . Lackawanna River Heritage Trail. (Submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 140 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.