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NJ147 Grassy Sound Channel Bridge (Old)

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Grassy Sound Channel Bridge (Old)

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #339533

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Grassy Sound Channel on NJ 147 (North Wildwood Boulevard)
Location
Cape May County, Cape May County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922; Counterweight collapsed into the river 1971; Replaced 1994
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 76.1 ft.
Total length: 712.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.02769, -74.81186   (decimal degrees)
39°01'40" N, 74°48'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/516285/4319866 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stone Harbor
Inventory numbers
NJ 0517151 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 69662 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 17, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added build date and corrected loss date. Merged 1992 NBI
  • October 17, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler