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Plane Hill Road Aquaduct

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Lost Bridge

Aqueduct is now the roadway and looks down on abutments that remain from earlier roadway bridge that crossed creek alongside the canal.

Photo taken by Andrew Pearce in September 2012

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BH Photo #240056

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Pohatcong Creek on Plane Hill Road
Location
Washington, Warren County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
This is the Inclined Plane 7 West aquaduct that carried the Morris Canal over Pohatcong Creek at the feeder base of the inclined plane
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.0 ft.
Also called
Plane 7w Aquaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77056, -74.99746   (decimal degrees)
40°46'14" N, 74°59'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/500214/4513288 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Washington
Inventory number
BH 53639 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 25, 2012: Added by Andrew Pearce