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New Bridge

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New Bridge

New Jersey

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #291085

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Overview
Swing pony truss bridge over Hackensack River on Old New Bridge Road/Main Street
Location
Bergen County, New Jersey
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1889 by the King Iron Bridge Co.; bypassed by upstream bridge in 1956; rehabilitated 2003
Builders
- Joseph Stagg (Substructure)
- King Iron Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Contractor) [also known as King Bridge Co.]
- Phoenix Iron Co. of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Fabrication)
Design
Swing Pratt pony truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 5, 1989
Also called
Swing Bridge at New Bridge Landing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91399, -74.03017   (decimal degrees)
40°54'50" N, 74°01'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/581670/4529662 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hackensack
Inventory numbers
NRHP 89000775 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 55812 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2016: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 10, 2016: New photo from Paul Henegan
  • August 13, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 17, 2013: Added by James Baughn