Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1

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Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1
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Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1, November 2009
Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1 is located in Pennsylvania
Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1
Location Goshen Road over Darby Creek, Radnor, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°0′13″N 75°22′19″W / 40.00361°N 75.37194°W / 40.00361; -75.37194Coordinates: 40°0′13″N 75°22′19″W / 40.00361°N 75.37194°W / 40.00361; -75.37194
Area less than one acre
Built 1905
Built by Morris, J.A.
Architect Chandler, Theophilus P.
Architectural style Multi-span stone arch, Other
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000791[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1 is a historic stone arch bridge that carries Goshen Road over Darby Creek to Darby Paoli Road in Radnor, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. The current structure was built in 1905, and is a 80-foot-long (24 m), arch bridge with three arch spans of 45-foot (14 m), 19-foot (5.8 m), and 16-foot-long (4.9 m). It features an unfinished stone parapet cap. It spans the Darby Creek.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes District 6-0 (December 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Bridge in Radnor Township No. 1" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-12.