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CNJ - HD Draw

Photos 

CNJ - Hackensack River Swing Bridge

New England Railroad Photo Archive (Removed)

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in January 2015

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BH Photo #314740

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren trough truss bridge over Hackensack River on Central Railroad of New Jersey
Location
Kearny, Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Removed
History
Built 1912; Struck by SS Jagger Seam in 1946; Demolished 1987
Railroad
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
Design
Warren through truss
Also called
HD Drawbridge
CNJ - Hackensack River Swing Bridge
CNJ - HD Drawbridge
HD Draw
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.71862, -74.10472   (decimal degrees)
40°43'07" N, 74°06'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/575614/4507907 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 52331 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • January 28, 2015: New photos from Luke
  • January 27, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 26, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added photograph, loss date, and appraoche types. Linked to imagery
  • May 3, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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Comments 

CNJ - HD Draw
Posted July 5, 2015, by Luke

I'll move them to that entry.

CNJ - HD Draw
Posted July 5, 2015, by Ed. Hercel (ehercel1 [at] cox [dot] net)

first 4 photos are of a different bridge about a mile or so south