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Morris Canal Bridge

Photos 

Lift bridge at Grove St Jersey City on Morris Canal from HABS

Photo courtesy of the HAER

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BH Photo #335956

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Morris Canal on Grove Street
Location
Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1905
Design
Steel stringer Rolling counterweight bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.71094, -74.04663   (decimal degrees)
40°42'39" N, 74°02'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/580529/4507106 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 68951 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,025)
Beam (12,681)
Belidor bascule (9)
Built 1905 (738)
Built during 1900s (6,419)
Hudson County, New Jersey (88)
Jersey City, New Jersey (21)
Lost (19,565)
Movable (2,731)
New Jersey (1,216)
Steel stringer (5,002)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • August 19, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • August 19, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke
  • Flickr - Imagery