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Opossum Road Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Stone arch bridge over Bedens Brook on Opossum Road
Location
Somerset County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1822; rehabilitated 2002
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 17, 1994
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41542, -74.66378   (decimal degrees)
40°24'56" N, 74°39'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/528525/4473920 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rocky Hill
Inventory numbers
NJ 18E0201 (New Jersey bridge number)
NRHP 94000010 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 25528 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 71.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,720

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Arch (11,192)
Built 1822 (3)
Built during 1820s (79)
Deck arch (10,431)
NR-listed (2,844)
New Jersey (1,200)
Open (36,571)
Owned by county (18,854)
Somerset County, New Jersey (97)
Span length under 25 feet (5,767)
Stone arch (2,649)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,856)