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Newport Road Bridge

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This little old arch is well hidden by a forest of pricker bushes. Ouch!

Photo taken by Andrew Pearce in August 2012

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Spruce Run on Newport Road
Location
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 21.0 ft.
Total length: 21.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72500, -74.91000   (decimal degrees)
40°43'30" N, 74°54'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/507600/4508234 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
High Bridge
Inventory numbers
NJ 1000088 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25290 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2011)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 45.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
433

Categories 

Arch (10,049)
Built 1900 (757)
Built during 1900s (4,860)
Deck arch (9,336)
Hunterdon County, New Jersey (135)
New Jersey (1,016)
One-lane traffic (7,216)
Open (31,624)
Owned by county (17,149)
Skewed (4,234)
Span length under 25 feet (4,563)
Stone arch (2,189)
Structurally deficient (17,224)
Total length under 25 feet (1,587)

Update Log 

  • September 6, 2012: New photo from Andrew Pearce