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, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hockessin DE 19707, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow 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.
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
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 459 times since then. 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.