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US 1&9 over Conrail and Richards Lane Bridge

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US 1&9 over Conrail and Richards Lane Bridge

looking northeast

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BH Photo #465999

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Conrail and Richards Lane on US Rte 1&9 SB
Location
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1927; rehabilitated 1972
Railroads
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
- Conrail (CR)
- Conrail Shared Assets Operations (CRCX)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 170.0 ft.
Total length: 257.9 ft.
Deck width: 45.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72722, -74.13867   (decimal degrees)
40°43'38" N, 74°08'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/572737/4508833 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
49,780
Inventory numbers
NJ 0703161 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 88215 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 15, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs