Middle Valley Road Bridge
Built to resemble the old bridge
Photo taken by Clark Vance in Dec 2019
BH Photo #462122
The original pony truss was replaced with a Bailey truss (visible in the street view) then replaced with a modern bolted pony truss visually similar to the original.
- Lost pony truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on Middle Valley Road
- Morris County, New Jersey
- Replaced by a new bridge
- Built 1928; reconstructed 1981, replaced 2012
- Pony truss
Length of largest span: 121.1 ft.
Total length: 124.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.76137, -74.82135 (decimal degrees)
40°45'41" N, 74°49'17" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/515078/4512282 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
- Inventory numbers
- NJ 1401202 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25421 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of August 2017)
- Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 86.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com
- December 7, 2019: New photos from Clark Vance
- December 3, 2019: Updated by Clark Vance: Bridge has been replaced
- Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com