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LV - Newark Bay Bridge (Old)

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CSX - Newark Bay Bridge (Old)

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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BH Photo #314764

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Newark Bay on Lehigh Valley RR
Location
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, and Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913, replaced 1930
Railroad
- Lehigh Valley Railroad (LV)
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69729, -74.11613   (decimal degrees)
40°41'50" N, 74°06'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/574673/4505529 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 65714 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler