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Main Street-Westecunk Creek Bridge (Older)

Photos 

West Creek Circa 1905

Old Postcard View

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BH Photo #403461

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Westecunk Creek on Main
Location
Ocean County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builders
- Dean and Westbrook
- Phoenix?
Design
Phoenix column Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.63826, -74.30484   (decimal degrees)
39°38'18" N, 74°18'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/559650/4387839 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Creek
Inventory number
BH 78542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Dean and Westbrook (1)
Lost (20,714)
Lost 1925 (32)
Lost during 1920s (348)
New Jersey (1,270)
Ocean County, New Jersey (28)
Owned by county (19,448)
Phoenix? (2)
Pony truss (15,405)
Pratt pony truss (3,306)
Pratt truss (8,361)
Replaced by new bridge (13,578)
Truss (30,519)

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2019: Updated by Art Suckewer: Added truss type, probable builder & 'Phoenix Columns'
  • September 24, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein