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Delaware & Raritan Canal Bridge

Photos 

File:Footbridge crosses the Delaware and Raritan Canal and connects to the Parks Towpath, South Bound Brook, NJ USA Aug 29, 2011 - panoramio.jpg

Gary Miotla

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #416614

Map 

Description 

This former swing span was a part of the old rail line.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Delaware & Raritan Canal on Walkway
Location
South Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Railroad
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.55751, -74.52444   (decimal degrees)
40°33'27" N, 74°31'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/540261/4489747 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bound Brook
Inventory number
BH 80151 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (5,675)
Girder (10,063)
Movable (2,929)
New Jersey (1,494)
Open to pedestrians (4,118)
Plate girder (7,790)
Rail-to-trail (1,497)
Railroad (15,307)
Reading Railroad (191)
Somerset County, New Jersey (126)
South Bound Brook, New Jersey (3)
Swing (1,423)

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2020: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 18, 2018: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler