Rating:
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South Ward Place Park Footpath Overpass

Photos 

Branch Brook Park

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #258247

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a footpath on South Ward Place in Branch Brook Park in Newark
Location
Essex County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Builder
- John Merven Carrère and Thomas Hastings-designers
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 22.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Echo Bridge
East Subway Arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75344, -74.18099   (decimal degrees)
40°45'12" N, 74°10'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/569136/4511709 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orange
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,690
Inventory numbers
NJ 0700077 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25164 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 22, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 3, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs