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Angora railroad bridge, diagonal

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8028.jpg
Date: 1900 (circa)
This bridge crossed a small stream called Thomas Run, in West Philadelphia. The stream was buried in a sewer by the early 20th century and the railroad now crosses this valley at grade.

Angora railroad bridge, Flat

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8026.jpg
Date: 1900 (circa)
Location is approximate. This bridge crosses a small stream called Thomas Run, in West Philadelphia. The stream was buried in a sewer by the early 20th century and the railroad now crosses this valley at grade.

Angora railroad bridge, top

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8027.jpg
Date: 1900 (circa)
Location is approximate. This bridge crosses a small stream called Thomas Run, in West Philadelphia. The stream was buried in a sewer by the early 20th century and the railroad now crosses this valley at grade.

Bridge over single-track railroad

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8019.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly in Chester Heights, Pa.

Bridge over single-track railroad

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8020.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly in Chester Heights, Pa.

Crook’s roadway, Wawa Road, wide view

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5352.jpg
Date: 1902-05-02
This may have been taken for a legal case related to the condition of the road, perhaps related to the ditch or drainage that seems to be the focus of this series of pictures, AP-8229-8231.

Drawbridge over creek, closed

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8019-1.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly Chester Creek or Crum Creek

Drawbridge over creek, closed

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8021-1.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly Chester Creek or Crum Creek

Drawbridge over creek, open

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8020-1.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly Chester Creek or Crum Creek

Drawbridge over creek, open

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8021-2.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900 (circa)
Possibly Chester Creek or Crum Creek

Leedom’s bridge

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5124.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1895-1900
Road or driveway on bridge over creek, possibly Crum Creek in Beatty's Hollow. Photograph used facing page 89 of Twice Adopted, by "En Quad." [Thomas R. Vernon]. Media, Pa.: Cooper and Vernon, Publishers, 1898. This novel tells the story of two…

Ninth Street Bridge, Chester , north side

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8179-2.jpg
Date: 1902-03-04
Probably photographed in support of a legal case involving an incident at this location.

Ninth Street Bridge, Chester, end view

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8179-5.jpg
Date: 1902-03-04
Probably photographed in support of a legal case involving an incident at this location.

Ninth Street Bridge, Chester, north side

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8179-7.jpg
Date: 1902-03-04
Probably photographed in support of a legal case involving an incident at this location.

Ninth Street Bridge, Chester, south side, far view

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8179-6.jpg
Date: 1902-03-04
Probably photographed in support of a legal case involving an incident at this location.

Ninth Street Bridge, Chester, southeast end

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8179-3.jpg
Date: 1902-03-04
Probably photographed in support of a legal case involving an incident at this location.