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Rahway River Drawbridge

Photos 

Postcard

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #488682

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss swing bridge over Rahway River on Milton Avenue
Location
Union County, New Jersey, and Middlesex County, New Jersey
History
Replaced
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Milton Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60444, -74.27151   (decimal degrees)
40°36'16" N, 74°16'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/561632/4495103 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91906 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (26,853)
Middlesex County, New Jersey (93)
Movable (3,076)
New Jersey (1,651)
Pratt through truss (5,744)
Pratt truss (9,837)
Replaced by new bridge (18,224)
Swing (1,528)
Through truss (15,958)
Truss (34,242)
Union County, New Jersey (109)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 16, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 13, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Geoff Hubbs