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Amtrak - Hand Place Overpass

Photos 

North Elizabeth

Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #308381

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Amtrak on Hand Place
Location
Elizabeth, Union County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony plate girder on brick supports
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.3 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67940, -74.20660   (decimal degrees)
40°40'46" N, 74°12'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/567048/4503471 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabeth
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
2,330
Inventory numbers
NJ 2049161 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 64113 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 72.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added category "One-lane traffic"
  • November 16, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com