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Amtrak - Rahway River Bridge

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Rahway River on Amtrak
Location
Rahway, Union County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Builders
- A.C. Shard (Engineer)
- Keystone State Construction Co. (Contractor)
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Deck width: 120.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60914, -74.27366   (decimal degrees)
40°36'33" N, 74°16'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/561445/4495622 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Perth Amboy
Inventory number
BH 61352 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added image + builders
  • June 14, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke