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Bridge Street Drawbridge (1913)

Photos 

Bridgestreetbridge

Photo taken by Gonazalo Alberto

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #488267

Facts 

Overview
Concrete deck girder bridge over Passaic River on Bridge Street
Location
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, and Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Concrete deck girder bascule drawbridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74517, -74.16563   (decimal degrees)
40°44'43" N, 74°09'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/570441/4510803 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91799 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,097)
Built 1913 (912)
Built during 1910s (10,027)
Concrete girder (1,080)
Deck girder (6,347)
Essex County, New Jersey (128)
Girder (11,240)
Hudson County, New Jersey (111)
Lost (29,249)
Lost 1913 (188)
Lost during 1910s (697)
Movable (3,138)
New Jersey (1,704)
Newark, New Jersey (49)
Passaic River (56)
Replaced by new bridge (19,867)
Skewed (5,024)
Temporary (23)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • January 4, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler