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CRCX - Upper Bay Bridge

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Lehigh Valley Lift Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

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BH Photo #259463

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Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Newark Bay on CSX RR (formerly Lehigh Valley RR)
Location
Essex County, New Jersey, and Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930 to replace trestle dating to 1913
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail Shared Assets Operations (CRCX)
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
LV - Newark Bay Bridge
CRCX - Newark Bay Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69854, -74.11856   (decimal degrees)
40°41'55" N, 74°07'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/574468/4505666 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 52339 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2017: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 4, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 17, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 12, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 3, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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