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Landing Lane Bridge - 1895

Raritan Landing, Piscataway Township

 

—Middlesex County, NJ —

 
Landing Lane Bridge - 1895 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Kokoska, July 13, 2016
1. Landing Lane Bridge - 1895 Marker
Inscription. Erected by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of
Middlesex County
Michael Welsh Director
Geo H Blakeley Consulting Engineer
Penn Bridge Co
Builders Beaver Falls PA

Landing Lane Bridge is a three span, haunched deck girder structure. It was erected in 1991 to replace the existing steel pratt through truss structure which deteriorated beyond repair. Portions of the stone abutments of the earlier bridge at this location were re-used in the construction.

Middlesex County
Bridge No. 3-B-170
Built 1991/1992
Board of Chosen Freeholders
Ronald M. Roman. Director
Stephen J Capestro
Charles H. Garrod, Jr.
Roger W. Daley
Arthur H. Haney
Stephen J. Dalina
James T. Phillips
Thomas F Boylan III (1980-1991)
David B.Crabiel (1978-1991)
County Engineer John J. Reiser Jr.
County Rd. Supervisor Michael J Amodio
County Counsel Edward Gross

Designed by: Buchart Horn, Inc.
Constructed by: Northeast Bridge, Inc.
 
Erected 1991 by Middlesex County.
 
Location. 40° 30.551′ N, 74° 27.826′ W. Marker is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on Landing Lane, on the right when traveling
Landing Lane Bridge - 1895Marker image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Kokoska, July 13, 2016
2. Landing Lane Bridge - 1895Marker
south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cranbury NJ 08512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Historic Community of Raritan Landing (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Raritan Landing (approx. 0.2 miles away); Buccleuch (approx. 0.4 miles away); Buccleuch Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); New Brunswick Sailors (approx. half a mile away); Cuban Howitzer (approx. half a mile away); On This High Ground (approx. one mile away); Queen’s College (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Brunswick.
 
Categories. ArchitectureBridges & Viaducts
 
Landing Lane Bridge - 1895 image. Click for full size.
By Stephen Kokoska, July 13, 2016
3. Landing Lane Bridge - 1895
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2016, by Stephen Kokoska of North Brunswick, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on October 26, 2017, by Michael La Place of Passaic County, New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2016, by Stephen Kokoska of North Brunswick, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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