This Date in History

April 20, 1878: It was reported that repairs on the Aqueduct bridge were nearly completed and that workmen would commence laying the flooring the following week.rock-creek-aquaduct-bridge


2 Responses to “This Date in History”

  1. The bridge pictured is not the Aqueduct Bridge, which was roughly where Key Bridge is today. This is the Pennsylvania Avenue bridge over Rock Creek. The pipes in the support structure did, however, carry aqueduct water into the city. Great photo.

  2. Hmmm … I’ll have to fix that later then.

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