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PRR - Hackensack River Freight Line Swing Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by the Interstate Commerce Commission; Image found in historical .pdf produced by the state of New Jersey

View this photo at state.nj.us

BH Photo #425312

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
Kearny, Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1894; Replaced 1930
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74067, -74.08222   (decimal degrees)
40°44'26" N, 74°04'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/577489/4510375 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81374 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added build date and image
  • April 26, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 25, 2018: Added by Luke

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler