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PRSL - Grassy Sound Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1920

BH Photo #335069

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Movable A-frame deck plate girder over Grassy Sound on Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines
Location
West Wildwood, Cape May County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1913
Railroads
- Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines (PRSL)
- West Jersey & Seashore Railroad (WJ&S)
Design
Movable A-frame deck plate girder with wood trestle approaches
Also called
WJ&S - Grassy Sound Bridge (Old)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.00745, -74.82934   (decimal degrees)
39°00'27" N, 74°49'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/514776/4317616 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 62085 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 13, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 13, 2015: Updated by Luke: Converted redundant entry into an entry for an unlisted predecessor bridge
  • July 29, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke