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Blair Creek Bridge

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Blair Creek Bridge

looking northwest

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in April 2022

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #530381

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch bridge over Blair Creek on CR 602
Location
Warren County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940; rehabilitated 2005
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 16.1 ft.
Total length: 34.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.98639, -74.95917   (decimal degrees)
40°59'11" N, 74°57'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/503411/4537277 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blairstown
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
1,250
Inventory numbers
NJ 2100453 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25614 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,651)
Built 1940 (1,116)
Built during 1940s (4,233)
Deck arch (11,888)
Flared (403)
New Jersey (1,693)
Open (40,968)
Owned by county (21,605)
Span length under 25 feet (7,092)
Steel arch (404)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,498)
Warren County, New Jersey (166)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Blair Creek Bridge
Posted April 22, 2022, by Luke

I wouldn't be so sure. A lot of "stone arches" (Concrete arches with stone faces) were built in the interwar period by work relief programs like the WPA and CCC.

Blair Creek Bridge
Posted April 22, 2022, by Geoff Hubbs (geoffrey [dot] hubbs [at] att [dot] net)

I suspect the original stone arch was built before 1900.