Second Street Bridge (Chester, Pennsylvania)

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Second Street Bridge
Second Street Bridge, Chester.jpg
Second Street Bridge, 1982
Second Street Bridge (Chester, Pennsylvania) is located in Pennsylvania
Second Street Bridge (Chester, Pennsylvania)
Location PA 291/Second St. over Chester Creek, Chester, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°50′41″N 75°21′39″W / 39.84472°N 75.36083°W / 39.84472; -75.36083Coordinates: 39°50′41″N 75°21′39″W / 39.84472°N 75.36083°W / 39.84472; -75.36083
Area less than one acre
Built 1919
Built by Long, James B.
Architect Kauffman, Paul D.
Architectural style Other, Bowstring arch
Governing body State
MPS Highway Bridges Owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Transportation TR
NRHP Reference # 88000752[1]
Added to NRHP June 22, 1988

Second Street Bridge was a historic concrete Bowstring arch bridge located at Chester in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1919, and was a 84-foot-long (26 m), singe-span arch bridge. It spanned the Chester Creek. The bridge has been demolished.[2]

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


  1. ^ a b Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Dist 6-0 (December 1982). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Second Street Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-01-14.