Newark Waterways, Wharfs & Bridges

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26 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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33 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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Drawing above the PRR Bridge34 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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35 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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52 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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55 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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53 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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42 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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44 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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47 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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36 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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39 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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33 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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41 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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35 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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27 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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30 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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33 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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Passaic River Pollution30 viewsJul 15, 2020
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31 viewsPhoto from Henry A. JewellJul 12, 2020
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37 viewsPlane House & Plume west of High Street
November 2, 1924 - Newark Sunday Call
Jul 07, 2020
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Looking east along Central Avenue54 viewsMay 07, 2020
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87 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
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Feb 23, 2020
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A Heavy Team Plunges into the Canal85 viewsSeptember 4, 1881Feb 15, 2020
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A Narrow Escape71 viewsAugust 7, 1881Feb 15, 2020
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Heat and Evil Odors55 viewsAugust 26, 1900Jan 29, 2020
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The Reversionary Rights in the Morris Canal and the Company's Lakes69 viewsApril 22, 1900Jan 28, 2020
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93 viewsPhoto from John Prieto
Photo by Henry B. Kummel
Jan 12, 2020
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Heller Parkway Bridge68 viewsPhoto from Henry A. JewelJan 07, 2020
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71 viewsPhoto from the Newark Public LibraryJan 04, 2020
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64 viewsPhoto from the Newark Public LibraryJan 04, 2020
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1930 Map93 viewsOct 28, 2019
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1930 Map71 viewsOct 28, 2019
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Along Central Avenue with Map67 viewsOct 28, 2019
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193186 viewsOct 25, 2019
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193181 viewsOct 25, 2019
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193163 viewsOct 25, 2019
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The Morris Canal - The Great New Jersey Waterway as It Used to be108 viewsMarch 22, 1903Sep 16, 2019
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Rescued from the Canal97 viewsMay 24, 1903Sep 16, 2019
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Boy Drowned in Canal93 viewsJune 5, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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Discussed the Canal Question88 viewsDecember 17, 1905Sep 16, 2019
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Morris Canal is Useless Commercially Under Present Conditions of Neglect89 viewsJanuary 28, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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Railroad Scheming Strangled Industry of the Morris Canal75 viewsFebruary 11, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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Hundreds of Youngsters Regret Passing of Kirchgessner's POnd61 viewsMay 20, 1906Sep 15, 2019
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Replacing Asphalt on Jackson Street Bridge with Wood Blocks78 viewsMay 29, 1904Sep 15, 2019
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June 26, 190462 viewsSep 13, 2019
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How Fairmount Reservoir on South Orange Avenue is Cleaned51 viewsJune 26, 1904Sep 13, 2019
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Along Central Avenue53 viewsSep 13, 2019
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Looking East along Central Avenue70 viewsHouses are on Norfolk Street
Photo from Alberto Valdes
Sep 13, 2019
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Riverside Drive at the Foot of Chester Avenue, A Spot that is Bound to Increase in Importance67 viewsAugust 19, 1906Sep 12, 2019
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71 viewsSep 04, 2019
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Bloomfield54 viewsAug 31, 2019
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48 viewsPostcardAug 30, 2019
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56 views~1880Aug 30, 2019
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At Lock Street69 viewsAug 04, 2019
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West side of Halsey Street61 viewsFrom “Newark and Its Leading Businessmen” 1891Aug 04, 2019
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81 viewsDrawing from Henry A. JewelJun 22, 2019
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Inclined Plane65 viewsDrawing from Henry A. JewelJun 22, 2019
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1912 Map89 viewsJun 21, 2019
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1912 Map97 viewsJun 21, 2019
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1926 Map61 viewsJun 13, 2019
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1901 Map70 viewsJun 09, 2019
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Comparison58 viewsMay 28, 2019
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Looking west from Broad Street89 viewsThis is a photo of the Morris Canal looking west from about 100 feet west of Broad Street. The building on the right is L. S. Plaut Department Store. The first bridge is Halsey Street and you can see the inclined plane in the distance that went from Plane Street to Summit Street.
Photo from Henry A. Jewell
May 01, 2019
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195774 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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February 9, 191369 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Above Bloomfield February 9, 191373 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Plane #11 Bloomfield February 9, 191374 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Canal Boat69 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Windmill on the Canal73 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Inclined Plane71 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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66 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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71 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Lockwood Street Bridge 1892 Map 57 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Sussex Avenue Bridge 1892 Map47 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map62 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map55 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map44 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map54 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Fifth Avenue Bridge38 viewsMar 20, 2019
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56 viewsMar 20, 2019
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85 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Swimming97 viewsPhoto from Irvin VolkMar 05, 2019
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Orange Street72 viewsPhoto from John CrowleyMar 05, 2019
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1847 Map59 viewsMar 05, 2019
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Accepted Plan for Clay Street Bridge88 viewsApril 8,1906Feb 06, 2019
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To Protect City Dock79 viewsOctober 7, 1906Feb 06, 2019
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1912 Map52 viewsJan 21, 2019
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101 viewsPhoto from Pete BrunoJan 12, 2019
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Morris Canal at Mulberry Street112 viewsPhoto from the Library of CongressNov 25, 2018
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107 viewsPhoto from Rutgers UniversityNov 17, 2018
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Ironbound113 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Ironbound117 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Lock 17113 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Broad Street Looking East118 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Broad Street Looking West101 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Inclined Plane108 viewsNov 12, 2018
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Lock 16 East99 viewsNov 12, 2018
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North of Bloomfield Avenue89 viewsNov 12, 2018
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At the Passaic River90 viewsPhoto from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public LibraryNov 12, 2018
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