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Bell Avenue Bridge

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green bridge is barely visible at base of hill in summertime.

Photo taken by Andrew Pearce in August 2012

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BH Photo #237814

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Spruce Run River on Bell Avenue in Glen Gardner
Location
Glen Gardner, Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1992
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 83.0 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70667, -74.94306   (decimal degrees)
40°42'24" N, 74°56'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/504810/4506196 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
High Bridge
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
700
Inventory numbers
NJ 10XXG62 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25248 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2012: Updated by Andrew Pearce: Added category "Pin-connected"

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