Lock Street Bridge
Sweet little Kingpost (with wrought iron vertical) with outriggers sits a few yards away where tailrace culvert joins Creek/Canal. It's fairly new too, but authentically made.
Photo taken by Andrew Pearce in September 2012
This skewed camelback Parker pony truss occupies a highly historic spot, being where the base of the #10 inclined plane of the Morris Canal once was. Plus 2 extra bridges thrown in for free!
- Parker pony truss bridge over Lopatcong Creek on Lock Street
- Phillipsburg, Warren County, New Jersey
- Open to traffic
- Built 1994
- Camelback Parker pony truss
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 87.9 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
- Also called
- Lopatcong Creek Bridge
Morris Canal Inclined Plane 10 bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.68444, -75.16222 (decimal degrees)
40°41'04" N, 75°09'44" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/486292/4503740 (zone/easting/northing)
- USGS topographic map
- Inventory numbers
- NJ 2101905 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 53589 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 06/2011)
- Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.9 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
- September 21, 2012: Updated by Andrew Pearce: Added categories "Wooden deck", "Skewed", "8-panel truss"