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Belleville Turnpike Bridge (Pre 1914)

Photos 

Photo taken by Don Shorock Postcard of 2007

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

BH Photo #499980

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss swing bridge over Passaic River on NJ Route 7 Rutgers Street
Location
Essex County, New Jersey, and Bergen County, New Jersey
Status
No longer exists
History
Replaced in 1914
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
White Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78633, -74.14745   (decimal degrees)
40°47'11" N, 74°08'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/571932/4515387 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,397)
Bergen County, New Jersey (115)
Built 1879 (127)
Built during 1870s (1,456)
Essex County, New Jersey (134)
Lost (31,154)
Lost 1914 (73)
Lost during 1910s (801)
Movable (3,178)
New Jersey (1,753)
Parker through truss (1,441)
Parker truss (1,838)
Pony truss (17,466)
Pratt pony truss (4,104)
Pratt truss (10,773)
Swing (1,610)
Through truss (18,570)
Truss (37,755)

Update Log 

  • July 27, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 9, 2021: New photos from Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Geoff Hubbs