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NJT - Shark River Draw

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NJTL - Shark River Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #299365

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Description 

This bridge was used by the former New York & Long Branch Railroad.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Shark River on New Jersey Transit Line RR
Location
Avon-by-the-Sea, Monmouth County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Builder
- AmerCom Corp. of Parsippany, New Jersey (Rehab)
Railroads
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
- Commuter Rail
- New Jersey Transit (NJT)
- New York & Long Branch Railroad (NYLB)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Deck plate girder Scherzer-type rolling lift bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.18464, -74.02587   (decimal degrees)
40°11'05" N, 74°01'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/582927/4448706 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 63457 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 18, 2015: New Street View added by Luke
  • March 20, 2015: Updated by Luke: Name change
  • October 9, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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