Schuylkill River


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Schuyl·kill River

 (sko͞ol′kĭl′, sko͞o′kəl)
A river, about 205 km (130 mi) long, of southeast Pennsylvania flowing generally southeast to the Delaware River at Philadelphia.
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Not even in 1752, when Benjamin Franklin flew his famous kite on the banks of the Schuylkill River, and captured the first CANNED LIGHTNING, was there any definite knowledge of electrical energy.
A pedestrian and bicycle ramp will be constructed to connect the South Street Bridge to Schuylkill River Park Trail along the east bank of the Schuylkill River.
Directly behind the property is the Schuylkill River Trail, which is used for running and biking along the river between Valley Forge and Center City.
Preliminary engineering for all seven structures has been included in MPMS# 80054, including $975,000 that addresses two additional structurally deficient structures on Spring Garden Street over the Schuylkill River and I-76 Expressway, prior to them being adequate to serve as a detour route when the Vine Street Structures are under construction.
The Girard Point Bridge carries I-95, a major artery linking the City of Philadelphia to Philadelphia International Airport, the southern suburbs, and other Mid-Atlantic States, over the Schuylkill River.
The existing bridge upholds the two lanes for each approach of Grays Ferry Avenue over the Schuylkill River, which flows in a southerly direction.
Description : The project involves rehabilitating or replacing the bridges carrying Market Street (SR 3010) over the Schuylkill River and CSX Railroad.

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