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Bassetts Bridge

Photo 

Bissetts Bridge in Sussex New Jersey

Photo uploaded by Art S

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BH Photo #350475

Map 

Description 

Portal bracing and plaque appear to be the style used by the Groton Bridge Company.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Wallkill River on Bassetts Bridge Road
Location
Sussex County, New Jersey
Status
Demolished
History
Built in the 1880's, removed in the 1960's
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York (Likely fabricator)
Design
Appears to be either a Pratt or possibly a Whipple truss.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.26030, -74.54857   (decimal degrees)
41°15'37" N, 74°32'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/537816/4567751 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Unionville
Inventory number
BH 62319 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • August 5, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added info
  • August 5, 2014: Added by Art Suckewer

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Comments 

Bassetts Bridge
Posted April 28, 2017, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Bassetts Bridge
Posted August 5, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Found this write-up with a nice old picture:

http://www.northjersey.com/community-news/it-s-baz-zette-s-b...