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Old State Street-Cooper River Bridge

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Cooper River Bridge

NJ

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #284752

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Facts 

Overview
Swing bridge over Cooper River on State Street in Camden
Location
Camden County, New Jersey
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built in 1899 by Benjamin Sweeten; bypassed and preserved in 2013.
Builder
- Benjamin Sweeten
Design
Swing Warren through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 158.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95111, -75.11028   (decimal degrees)
39°57'04" N, 75°06'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/490579/4422336 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Camden
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,406
Inventory numbers
NJ 042A001 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2011)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 3, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 28, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Cooper River Bridge
Posted July 8, 2013, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This bridge is being bypassed and preserved. articles.philly.com/2013-07-06/news/40393842_1_new-bridge-north-camden-state-street-bridge