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Waste Weir Suspension Bridge

Photo 

Shaky Bridge

Photo taken by James Michael Dupont

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

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BH Photo #491729

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Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension bridge over A waste weir of the Delaware And Raritan Canal on Pedestrian pathway
Location
Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey
Status
Open to bicyclists & pedestrians only
History
Built by Roebling as part of a demonstration project in the 19th century and later gifted to Trenton
Builder
- John A. Roebling
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Also called
Shaky Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.22318, -74.78001   (decimal degrees)
40°13'23" N, 74°46'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/518716/4452551 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Trenton West
Inventory number
BH 62675 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 26, 2014: New Street View added by Patrick S. O'Donnell

Sources 

  • Patrick S. O'Donnell - 1 [dot] 991km [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Geoff Hubbs