Raritan Bridge

Nevius St. over Raritan R., Bridgewater and Hillsborough Townships
Raritan, New Jersey

Historic Document

Raritan Bridge is located in Somerset County, New Jersey certified as a historic location on Thursday November 12, 1992. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. Raritan Bridge was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering.

Raritan Bridge Information

Other Name: Metal Truss Bridges in Somerset County MPS
Other Name: Nevius Street Bridge
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1886
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Pratt through-truss
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Raritan Bridge Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Raritan Historic Locations Somerset County Historic Locations New Jersey Historic Locations