Belleville in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Rutgers Bridge
Erected 1976 by Belleville Historical Society.
Location. 40° 47.188′ N, 74° 8.884′ W. Marker is in Belleville, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Belleville Tnpk (Rutgers St) (New Jersey Route 7), on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the east side of the exit ramp from route NJ-21 north. Marker is in this post office area: Belleville NJ 07109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Dutch Church (within shouting distance of this marker); School Number One (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Route 7 Bridge (about 300 feet away); Revolutionary War Soldiers Monument (about 300 feet away); LCpl Osbrany Montes De Oca Bridge The Rutgers Bridge (about 300 feet away); Belleville Reformed Church Cemetery (about 300 feet away); Josiah Hornblower (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belleville.
Also see . . . Original Rutgers Bridge Photographs Taken shortly before its removal in 2000. Library of Congress – American Memories – Historic American Buildings Survey / Historic American Engineering Record. “Route 7 Bridge, Route 7”. Twenty Photographs. (Submitted on April 4, 2012, by Gregory Guderian of Belleville, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 739 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on February 11, 2012, by Gregory Guderian of Belleville, New Jersey. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.