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Wading River Bridge

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Wading River Bridge

Wading NJ

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in June 2014

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BH Photo #286226

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Wading River on CR 542
Location
Burlington County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928; rebuilt 1984; rehabilitated 2001
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 400.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.61722, -74.49694   (decimal degrees)
39°37'02" N, 74°29'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/543179/4385394 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Gretna
Inventory numbers
NJ 03H8001 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
5,560

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 16, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 9, 2015: Photo imported by Luke
  • June 23, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 13, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Wading River
  • June 8, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • D. Thomsen - dcthomsen [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Wading River Bridge
Posted September 16, 2010, by Jan Lundy (Janflundy [at] gmail [dot] com)

An ancestor, Ed Thomas, served at Wading River Bridge for 2 days, as captain of 49 men in a cavalry, under Col. William Shreve, on February 6 and 7, 1781.