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NJT - Upper Hackensack Lift Bridge

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Upper Hack Lift

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

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Overview
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Hackensack River on New Jersey Transit
Location
Hudson County, New Jersey, and Bergen County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1959 to replace earlier 1901 bridge
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77814, -74.09021   (decimal degrees)
40°46'41" N, 74°05'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/576771/4514527 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
Weehawken
Inventory number
BH 52337 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 2, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 3, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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NJT Upper Hackensack Lift Bridge
Posted August 3, 2013, by Douglas Butler (drawbridges [at] lycos [dot] com)

Upper Hack railroad bridge drawing.

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