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Newark Viaduct

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Newark Viaduct

looking northeast

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in September 1989

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #444599

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over I-78 and railroad tracks on NJ 21 in Newark
Location
Essex County, New Jersey
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1932; replaced 2003
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 2,943.1 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70972, -74.18167   (decimal degrees)
40°42'35" N, 74°10'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/569124/4506856 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabeth
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
90,050
Inventory numbers
NJ 0713151 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25180 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1932 (903)
Built during 1930s (10,953)
Deck truss (1,577)
Essex County, New Jersey (91)
Flared (405)
Lost (20,978)
Lost 2003 (497)
Lost during 2000s (3,831)
New Jersey (1,278)
Owned by state (14,674)
Skewed (4,792)
Total length over 2500 feet (800)
Truss (30,722)

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs