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Middle Brook Bridge - frmr Reading Railroad

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Middle Brook on former Reading RR Port Reading Branch
Location
Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
new rail connection at Bound Brook made bridge obsolete
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.55646, -74.54459   (decimal degrees)
40°33'23" N, 74°32'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/538556/4489621 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bound Brook
Inventory number
BH 52468 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bound Brook, New Jersey (8)
Closed (2,634)
Conrail (1,318)
New Jersey (1,434)
Owned by railroad (11,811)
Pratt through truss (5,210)
Pratt truss (9,028)
Railroad (14,950)
Reading Railroad (164)
Somerset County, New Jersey (121)
Through truss (14,562)
Truss (31,971)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected stream name
  • May 14, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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