Wilmington, Delaware Today

Photo Album
A Visit to Wilmington in the New Century
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(All photos from HAR personal collection)


Two views showing the crane used to remove the Delaware Trust 'Tower', 2004

(Left) The once two-track B & O mainline (now CSX),
viewed from the 7th Street Bridge looking towards the 6th Street bridge,  2004
(Right) A backyard alley located in the 'Woodlawn Flats', 2000

I-95 Viaduct

The I-95 Viaduct making its turn North as it passes over the AMTRAK mainline, 08/26/04
(Click on photo to superenlarge)

Two views near the AMTRAK viaduct as it approaches the train station showing abandoned tracks, 08/26/04

Two photos of the same area taken February 15, 2005
Wilmington's snow removal area next to the AMTRACK viaduct & S. Beech Street

(Left) Another view of an abandoned track, 08/26/04
(Right) The AMTRAK Liberty Street underpass, 08/26/04

(Left) Under the I-95 viaduct at Beech Street, 08/26/04
(Right) Another abandoned track looking South towards I-95, 08/26/04

 

(Left) A view of the 'Swinging Bridge' over the Brandywine River, 2004
(Right) Another view of the 'Swinging Bridge', 11/25/04

 

'Swinging Bridge', 11/25/04

Riverfront, South Wilmington, 12/09/04

S. Market Street Bridge, 03/25/05

 

Two views of the old Strawbridge & Clothiers Store in what was the Wilmington Merchandise Mart, 11/25/04

The front of the old Strawbridge & Clothiers Store in what was the Wilmington Merchandise Mart, 11/25/04

The above two photos are views of the right and left side of the old Strawbridge & Clothiers Store, 11/25/04
All but three stores are now closed

Now occupied by an ATM Machine security trucking company,
this building on Gov. Printz Blvd. was once the J. B. Van Sciver's Furniture Company store, 11/25/04

 

Two views of the old Ralston Purina Company grain tower off of Gov. Printz Blvd., 11/25/04


Revised: November 5, 2011