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West Essex Trail - Pompton Avenue Overpass

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West Essex Trail

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #257686

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Description 

Acquired in 1985 by Green Acre funding. Is a "Rails to Trails" project.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pompton Avenue on West Essex Trail (formerly Erie-Lackawanna Railroad)
Location
Essex County, New Jersey
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Railroads
- Erie Lackawanna Railroad (EL)
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
- New York & Greenwood Lake Railway (1878-1943) (NYGL)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.85501, -74.23015   (decimal degrees)
40°51'18" N, 74°13'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/564887/4522947 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Orange
Inventory number
BH 56843 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • June 29, 2013: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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