Lower Landsdown Road Bridge
West portal view. Note diagonal bracing on portal; this was added at a later date.
Photo taken by Andrew Pearce in July 2012
BH Photo #237583
One of the 3 Phoenix column cast and wrought iron bridges in the county, the Lower Landsdown Road Bridge is in nearly perfect and nearly original condition. It is open to vehicular traffic although it is rated only for light loads ( 6 tons ).
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- Phoenix column Pratt through truss bridge over Capoolong Creek on Lower Landsdown Road
- Hunterdon County, New Jersey
- Open to traffic
- Built 1885; rehabilitated 1982
- - Dean & Westbrook of New York, New York
- Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 94.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
- Skew angle
- 17 degrees
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.60750, -74.91583 (decimal degrees)
40°36'27" N, 74°54'57" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/507120/4495190 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
- Inventory numbers
- NJ 10XXF82 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of April 2015)
- Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com
- September 30, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Wrought Iron"
- September 30, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein