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Amtrak - Dock Bridge

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Dock Bridge

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #257698

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Street Views 

Description 

Dock Bridge is a pair of parallel vertical lift bridges over the Passaic River which carries Amtrak (formerly Pennsylvania Railroad) and PATH (formerly Hudson & Manhattan) trains.

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Passaic River on Amtrak (formerly Pennsylvania RR)
Location
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, and Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Hudson & Manhattan Railroad (H&M)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Port Authority Trans-Hudson (PATH)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 230.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 3, 1980
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73581, -74.16164   (decimal degrees)
40°44'09" N, 74°09'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/570788/4509768 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabeth
Inventory numbers
NRHP 80002484 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 51643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2016: Photo imported by Dave King
  • January 14, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 26, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 17, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 3, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 1, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • June 29, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • March 7, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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