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Augusta Hill Road Bridge

Photos 

General View To Southeast

Photo taken by Rob Tucher for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #312349

Map 

Description 

The Augusta Hill Bridge is significant as one of the few remaining bridges designed by the I.P. Bartley Bridge Company of Bartley, New Jersey. The Augusta Hill Road Bridge is a typical example of a late-nineteenth century steel Pratt, pin-connected, half-hip pony truss bridge. The Augusta Hill Road Bridge has been determined eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Paulins Kill on Augusta Hill Road
Location
Sussex County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1994
Builder
- I. P. Bartley & Co. of Bartley, New Jersey
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.12833, -74.73000   (decimal degrees)
41°07'42" N, 74°43'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/522663/4553038 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Branchville
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
1,770
Inventory numbers
NJ 1900D07 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 65272 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 97.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2015: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER NJ-85 - Augusta Hill Road Bridge, Spanning east branch of Paulins Kill on Augusta Hill Road, Augusta, Sussex County, NJ