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Rockaway River Bridge

Photo 

Rockaway River Bridge

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Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #513617

Description 

Location is a bit of aguess.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge over Rockaway River on Beach Street
Location
Rockaway, Morris County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Lenticular through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90075, -74.50460   (decimal degrees)
40°54'03" N, 74°30'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/541726/4527857 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95516 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: added builder
  • December 20, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Rockaway River Bridge
Posted December 20, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

The location is a reasonable guess because of the skew but I'm not certain either.

Regards,

Art S.