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Millstone River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Stone arch bridge over Millstone River on Old NJ 27
Location
Mercer County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 109.9 ft.
Deck width: 22.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.37361, -74.62028   (decimal degrees)
40°22'25" N, 74°37'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/532235/4469294 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hightstown
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
20
Inventory number
BH 25355 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,414)
Deck arch (10,654)
Mercer County, New Jersey (67)
NJ 27 (7)
NR-eligible (3,991)
New Jersey (1,278)
Open (38,022)
Owned by state (14,673)
Span length under 25 feet (6,267)
Stone arch (2,743)
Structurally deficient (17,361)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,895)

Comments 

Millstone River Bridge
Posted April 24, 2013, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

This bridge was built in 1797 as a replacement for a wooden bridge burned by George Washington's troops during the revolution.