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Flanders-Drakestown Road Bridge

Photos 

View from the east

Photo taken by Barry Caselli in July 2016

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BH Photo #357974

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over South Branch Raritan River on Flanders-Drakestown Road
Location
Morris County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built c. 1880
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.1 ft.
Total length: 33.5 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.84333, -74.75333   (decimal degrees)
40°50'36" N, 74°45'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/520794/4521395 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hackettstown
Inventory numbers
NJ 1401107 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25414 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 44.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
907

Categories 

Arch (11,273)
Deck arch (10,510)
Morris County, New Jersey (60)
NR-eligible (3,979)
New Jersey (1,205)
Open (36,894)
Owned by county (18,923)
Span length under 25 feet (5,848)
Stone arch (2,676)
Structurally deficient (18,552)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,934)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2016: New photos from Barry Caselli