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Old Stone Bridge

Map 

Description 

Three-arch stone bridge. Site is listed on NRHP.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Unnamed creek on Olde York Road
Location
Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Status
Filled in
History
Planned in 1683, built 1731, site of 1777 Battle of Bound Brook; creek later filled in and bridge buried intact
Design
Stone arch
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 27, 2008
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.56033, -74.52681   (decimal degrees)
40°33'37" N, 74°31'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/540059/4490059 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bound Brook
Inventory number
BH 52464 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

18th Century (19)
Arch (11,271)
Bound Brook, New Jersey (6)
Built 1731 (2)
Built during 1730s (2)
Deck arch (10,508)
Filled in (48)
Lost (18,940)
NR-listed (2,841)
New Jersey (1,205)
Somerset County, New Jersey (97)
Stone arch (2,675)

Update Log 

  • May 14, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

Sources 

Comments 

Old Stone Bridge
Posted January 9, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Here is a website with some pictures:

http://forgottenbridge.com/

Regards,

Art S.