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Cheesquake Creek Bridge (2nd)

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Cheesequake Creek Bridge (2nd)

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2015

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BH Photo #324645

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Cheesquake Creek on Road
Location
Middlesex County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1898; Replaced 1913
Railroads
- Interurban
- Jersey Central Traction Co. (JCT)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
2nd County Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46267, -74.25865   (decimal degrees)
40°27'46" N, 74°15'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/562852/4479374 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Amboy
Inventory number
BH 67568 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,204)
Built 1898 (296)
Built during 1890s (2,878)
Interurban (899)
Jersey Central Traction Co. (2)
Lost (23,418)
Lost 1913 (103)
Lost during 1910s (460)
Middlesex County, New Jersey (79)
Movable (2,894)
Navigable waterway (2,128)
New Jersey (1,433)
Pin-connected (3,816)
Pratt through truss (5,208)
Pratt truss (9,023)
Rail-and-Road (371)
Railroad (14,944)
Replaced by new bridge (15,638)
Swing (1,403)
Through truss (14,556)
Truss (31,955)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • May 14, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 13, 2015: Added by Luke

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