Walnut Street Bridge

Walnut Street Bridge (HM4CB)

Location: Harrisburg, PA 17101 Dauphin County
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N 40° 15.333', W 76° 53.274'

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Oldest surviving bridge over the Susquehanna. Opened by the People's Bridge Co. in 1890. "Old Shakey," one of the last remaining multi-span Phoenix truss bridges, was a toll bridge until 1957. Flood damage, 1972, closed it to automobiles. Three of its 15 spans were destroyed, 1996.
HM NumberHM4CB
Year Placed1996
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 8:56pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 339446 N 4457831
Decimal Degrees40.25555000, -76.88790000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 15.333', W 76° 53.274'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 15' 19.98" N, 76° 53' 16.44" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 228-398 Capital Area Greenbelt, Harrisburg PA 17101, US
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