Adams Avenue Bridge

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For other places with the same name, see Adams Avenue.
Adams Avenue Bridge in Philadelphia
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Adams Ave Bridge in 2010
Adams Avenue Bridge is located in Philadelphia
Adams Avenue Bridge
Adams Avenue Bridge is located in Pennsylvania
Adams Avenue Bridge
Adams Avenue Bridge is located in the US
Adams Avenue Bridge
Location Adams Ave. over Tacony Creek
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°2′31″N 75°6′48″W / 40.04194°N 75.11333°W / 40.04194; -75.11333Coordinates: 40°2′31″N 75°6′48″W / 40.04194°N 75.11333°W / 40.04194; -75.11333
Built 1901
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Other
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000851[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

The Adams Avenue Bridge is a historic bridge in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It carries Adams Avenue over Tacony Creek in Tacony Creek Park.

A two-lane, triple-span, closed-spandrel, filled stone arch bridge, built in 1901, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2007-01-23). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Adams Avenue Bridge in Philadelphia" (PDF). Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved January 3, 2014. 

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