Top Ranked New Jersey Bridges

Bonnie's Bridge (Camden County, New Jersey)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Cooper River
Open to pedestrians only
Built mid 1700s
Raven Rock Rosemont Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 99% with 3 votes
Through truss bridge over Lockatong Creek on Raven Rock Road
Restoration complete, bridge open
Built 1878
Peddie Lake Bridge (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Peddie Lake on East Ward Avenue in Hightstown
Open to traffic
Built 1896 by New Jersey Steel & Iron; rehabilitated 1969
Pequest River Viaduct - DL&W (Old) (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 99% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Lehigh Line & Pequest River on Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced by a concrete structure 1901
Horseshoe Bend Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 98% with 7 votes
Stone arch bridge over Copper Creek on Horseshoe Bend Road in Kingtown
Open to traffic
Built 1896
Fink Through Truss Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Lost wrought iron through truss over South Branch Raritan River on CR 2 (Hamden Rd) in Hamden
Destroyed by vehicle collision in 1978
Built 1858
Easton Avenue Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Rated 98% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Mile Run Brook on Easton Avenue in New Brunswick
Open to traffic
Built 1878; rehabilitated 2004
Station Road Bridge (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Rated 98% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Chambers Brook on Station Road
Open to traffic
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1935
NYSW - Edgewater Tunnel (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Tunnel on Railroad through Hudson Palisades
Derelict/abandoned
Built 1894 by New York, Susquehanna & Western Railroad to gain access to Hudson River Waterfront. Tracks removed 1992, Pipeline project completed 2013
Hollow Brook Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Lamington River on Hollow Brook Road
Open to traffic
Built 1880
New Hampton Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Iron pony truss bridge over Musconetcong River on Rymon Road
Open to traffic
Built 1868 by the Cowin Iron Works for the Pennsylvania Railroad
Hibernia Mine Railroad Bridge (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Rated 97% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over Raritan Power Canal on Raritan River Greenway
Open to pedestrians
Built 1879 as part of the Hibernia Mine Railroad, moved in 1894 to Hillsborough, and then relocated and rehabilitated in 2007 to be used on the Raritan River Greenway
Passaic River Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 96% with 2 votes
Vertical lift bridge over Passaic River on US 1/US 9 Truck in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1988
Bayonne Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Rated 96% with 6 votes
Steel through arch bridge over Kill Van Kull between Bayonne and Staten Island
Toll bridge open to traffic
Built 1931
Raccoon Creek Bridge (Gloucester County, New Jersey)
Rated 95% with 5 votes
Vertical lift bridge over Raccoon Creek on US 130
Open to traffic
Built 1940
Strimples Mill Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 95% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Lockatong Creek on Strimples Mill Road
Open to traffic
Built 1897; rehabilitated 2005
DL&W - Delaware River Viaduct (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 94% with 5 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Interstate 80, Delaware River and Stateford Road on former Delaware Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Abandoned, but intact
Built 1908-1911 as part of the 28.5 mile New Jersey Cut-Off; abandoned in 1979, tracks removed in 1984
Rockafellows Mill Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 91% with 4 votes
Through truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on Rockafellows Mill
Open to traffic
Built 1900 refurbished 2010
Alloway Creek Bridge (Salem County, New Jersey)
Rated 91% with 6 votes
Swing bridge over Alloway Creek on CR 623
Closed to all traffic
Built 1905, altered 1976, closed 1991
Elm Street Bridge (Somerset County, New Jersey)
Rated 91% with 4 votes
Lenticular through truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on CR 667
Open to traffic
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1984
Turnpike Connector Bridge (Burlington County, New Jersey)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Arch-truss bridge on the PA/NJ Turnpike over the Delaware River
Open to traffic
Built 1956
School Street Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Spruce Run River on School Street in Glen Gardner
Open to traffic
Built 1870 by the Cowin Iron Works; rehabilitated 1993
TISCO Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on the Taylor Steel Workers Historical Greenway
Open to pedestrians
Arch Street Bridge (Passaic County, New Jersey)
Rated 90% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Passaic River on Arch Street in Paterson
Open to traffic
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1997
South Ward Place Park Footpath Overpass (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over a footpath on South Ward Place in Branch Brook Park in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1900
Erie - NX Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 89% with 3 votes
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Passaic River on Erie Railroad (abandoned)
Closed to all traffic
Built 1922, taken out of service 1977
Main Street Califon Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 89% with 2 votes
Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Raritan River on County Route 512
Open to traffic
Built 1887; altered 1985; rehabilitated 1987
Kuhl Road Bridge South (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 88% with 2 votes
Pony truss bridge over Neshanic River on Lost extension of Kuhl Road or Hampton Corner Road
Intact but closed to all traffic
Woodland Avenue Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Park Lake on Woodland Avenue in Harrison
Open to traffic
Built 1911; rehabilitated 1991
Mount Avenue Bridge (Monmouth County, New Jersey)
Rated 87% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Grande Avenue on Mount Avenue in Atlantic Highlands
Open to traffic
Built 1896; rehabilitated 1994
Harold J. Dillard Memorial Bridge (Bergen County, New Jersey)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Swing through truss bridge over Hackensack River on Court Street (CR 12) in Hackensack
Open to traffic
Built 1908; rehabilitated 1974
Rue Road Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Rated 86% with 2 votes
Warren pony truss bridge over Matchaponix Brook on Rue Road
Open to traffic
Built 1910
Delaware & Raritan Canal Trail - Parkside Avenue Overpass (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Rated 85% with 4 votes
Bridge over Parkside Avenue on Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park Trail
Open to pedestrians only
Jackson Street Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Swing bridge over Passaic River on Jackson Street in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1991
Third River Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Third River on Centre Street (CR 648) in Nutley
Open to traffic
Built 1895; rehabilitated 1965
NJT - Upper Hackensack Lift Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Hackensack River on New Jersey Transit
Open to traffic
Built 1959 to replace earlier 1901 bridge
Newport Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 7 votes
Stone arch bridge over Spruce Run on Newport Road
Open to traffic
Built 1900
Paulinskill Viaduct (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 3 votes
Abandoned concrete arch bridge over Paulins Kill and Station Road on former Delaware Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Abandoned, but intact
Built 1908-10, tracks removed in 1984
NS - Pequest River Bridge (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Deck plate girder bridge over Pequest River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Don't know
EL - Oxford Tunnel (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Abandoned tunnel on Railroad
Derelict/abandoned
Built 1862
Pequest WMA Trail - Pequest River Bridge #3 (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 84% with 2 votes
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pequest River on Lehigh Line
Open to pedestrians only
Morris Goodkind Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Rated 83% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Raritan River on Northbound US 1
Open to traffic
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1975
Clay Street Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 82% with 2 votes
Swing bridge over Passaic River on Clay Street in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1908; rehabilitated 1976
Commodore Barry Bridge (Gloucester County, New Jersey)
Rated 82% with 7 votes
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Delaware River on US 322
Open to traffic
Built 1974
Townsends Inlet Bridge (Cape May County, New Jersey)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Bascule bridge over Townsends Inlet on Ocean Highway (CR 619) in Avalon
Open to traffic
Built 1939
Park Avenue Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Branch Brook Park Lake on Park Avenue in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1905
Green Sergeant Covered Bridge 30-10-01 (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 81% with 7 votes
Covered bridge over Wickecheoke Creek on CR 604, north of Stockton
Open to westbound traffic
Built 1872; restored 1961; rehabilitated 2003
West Trenton Railroad Bridge (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Rated 81% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Delaware River on SEPTA/CSX Railroad
Open
Built 1912, second bridge at this crossing
White Bridge Road Bridge (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 80% with 2 votes
Truss bridge over Capoolong Creek on White Bridge Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1886; rehabilitated 1999, Lost 2013
William A. Stickel Memorial Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Vertical lift bridge over Passiac River on I-280 in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1948; rehabilitated 1973
Carnegie Lake Bridge (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Rated 78% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Carnegie Lake on Washington Road
Open to traffic
Built 1905; rehabilitated 1938
Amtrak - Route 29 Overpass (Mercer County, New Jersey)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Stone arch bridge over Northbound NJ 29 on the Amtrak Northeast Corridor
Open
Built 1903
South Main Street Bridge (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 77% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Raritan Valley Line on South Main Street in Phillipsburg
Open to traffic
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1992
Amtrak - Raritan River Bridge (Middlesex County, New Jersey)
Rated 76% with 2 votes
Arch bridge over Raritan River on Amtrak (Northeast Corridor)
Open to traffic
Built 1902
NS - Willow Avenue Overpass (Hunterdon County, New Jersey)
Rated 75% with 4 votes
Stone arch bridge over Willow Avenue on Railroad
Open to traffic
CRCX - Paulsboro Draw (Gloucester County, New Jersey)
Rated 74% with 3 votes
Lost swing bridge over Mantua Creek on Conrail Shared Assets Operations
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1893; damaged by a derailment on November 30th, 2012 and replaced shortly thereafter
CRCX - Pacific Avenue Overpass (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Rated 74% with 2 votes
Through truss bridge over Pacific Avenue on Railroad

Newark Bay Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 73% with 3 votes
Steel through arch bridge over Newark Bay on the NJ Turnpike Extension (I-78) in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1955
Mill Street Bridge (Essex County, New Jersey)
Rated 71% with 2 votes
Concrete arch bridge over Second River on Mill Street in Newark
Open to traffic
Built 1900
Pulaski Skyway Bridge (Hudson County, New Jersey)
Rated 71% with 10 votes
Cantilevered through and deck truss bridge over the Passaic and Hackensack Rivers on US 1/US 9 in Jersey City
Open to traffic
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1984
Plane Hill Road Aquaduct (Warren County, New Jersey)
Rated 71% with 3 votes
Stone arch bridge over Pohatcong Creek on Plane Hill Road
Open to traffic
This is the Inclined Plane 7 West aquaduct that carried the Morris Canal over Pohatcong Creek at the feeder base of the inclined plane