Newark Waterways, Wharfs & Bridges

Old Newark

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Looking West from Broad Street2 viewsImages from The Central Railroad of New JerseyJul 18, 2024
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Found a Man's Hand3 viewsNewark Sunday Call
Jul 16, 2024
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A Beauty Spot on the Hill3 viewsJune 28, 1885
Newark Sunday Call
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Sanitary Dangers7 viewsMarch 1, 1885
Newark Sunday Call
Jul 14, 2024
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Polluted Items3 viewsOctober 1, 1882
Newark Sunday Call
Jul 13, 2024
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Morris Canal Business3 viewsJanuary 10, 1886
Newark Sunday Call
Jul 13, 2024
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4 viewsJul 06, 2024
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Cleaning of the Canal Bed6 viewsJul 06, 2024
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1873 Map156 viewsAug 13, 2021
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Horses Frightened by the Cable of the Inclined Plane247 viewsAugust 30, 1885May 02, 2021
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The Inclined Plane262 viewsApril 16, 1882May 02, 2021
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The Morris Canal243 viewsMarch 18, 1883May 02, 2021
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Purifying the Canal249 viewsMarch 22, 1885
May 02, 2021
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Toll Collector's Office219 viewsPhoto from Alberto ValdesApr 30, 2021
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Second from Right189 viewsApr 30, 2021
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237 viewsApr 30, 2021
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232 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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266 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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Drawing above the PRR Bridge240 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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180 viewsPhoto from "Quarter Century's Progress of NJ Leading Manufacturing Centers" 1887Dec 08, 2020
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191 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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188 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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148 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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133 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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128 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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128 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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132 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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138 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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117 viewsPhoto by Henry B. KummelSep 12, 2020
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183 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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166 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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164 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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174 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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167 viewsPhoto from the New Jersey State ArchivesSep 12, 2020
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Passaic River Pollution182 viewsJul 15, 2020
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106 viewsPhoto from Henry A. JewellJul 12, 2020
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125 viewsPlane House & Plume west of High Street
November 2, 1924 - Newark Sunday Call
Jul 07, 2020
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Looking east along Central Avenue129 viewsMay 07, 2020
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257 viewsCopyright photo from the Samuel Berg Collection at the Newark Public Library. To view the collection please visit their
web site.
Feb 23, 2020
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A Heavy Team Plunges into the Canal239 viewsSeptember 4, 1881Feb 15, 2020
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A Narrow Escape209 viewsAugust 7, 1881Feb 15, 2020
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Heat and Evil Odors210 viewsAugust 26, 1900Jan 29, 2020
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The Reversionary Rights in the Morris Canal and the Company's Lakes186 viewsApril 22, 1900Jan 28, 2020
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181 viewsPhoto from John Prieto
Photo by Henry B. Kummel
Jan 12, 2020
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Heller Parkway Bridge129 viewsPhoto from Henry A. JewelJan 07, 2020
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142 viewsPhoto from the Newark Public LibraryJan 04, 2020
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136 viewsPhoto from the Newark Public LibraryJan 04, 2020
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1930 Map164 viewsOct 28, 2019
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1930 Map141 viewsOct 28, 2019
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Along Central Avenue with Map138 viewsOct 28, 2019
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1931207 viewsOct 25, 2019
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1931155 viewsOct 25, 2019
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1931141 viewsOct 25, 2019
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The Morris Canal - The Great New Jersey Waterway as It Used to be267 viewsMarch 22, 1903Sep 16, 2019
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Rescued from the Canal224 viewsMay 24, 1903Sep 16, 2019
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Boy Drowned in Canal219 viewsJune 5, 1904Sep 16, 2019
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Discussed the Canal Question200 viewsDecember 17, 1905Sep 16, 2019
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Morris Canal is Useless Commercially Under Present Conditions of Neglect223 viewsJanuary 28, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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Railroad Scheming Strangled Industry of the Morris Canal198 viewsFebruary 11, 1906Sep 16, 2019
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Hundreds of Youngsters Regret Passing of Kirchgessner's POnd145 viewsMay 20, 1906Sep 15, 2019
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Replacing Asphalt on Jackson Street Bridge with Wood Blocks236 viewsMay 29, 1904Sep 15, 2019
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June 26, 1904154 viewsSep 13, 2019
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How Fairmount Reservoir on South Orange Avenue is Cleaned169 viewsJune 26, 1904Sep 13, 2019
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Along Central Avenue124 viewsSep 13, 2019
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Looking East along Central Avenue140 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 Importance209 viewsAugust 19, 1906Sep 12, 2019
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147 viewsSep 04, 2019
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Bloomfield116 viewsAug 31, 2019
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112 viewsPostcardAug 30, 2019
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156 views~1880Aug 30, 2019
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At Lock Street146 viewsAug 04, 2019
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West side of Halsey Street136 viewsFrom “Newark and Its Leading Businessmen” 1891Aug 04, 2019
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172 viewsDrawing from Henry A. JewelJun 22, 2019
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Inclined Plane142 viewsDrawing from Henry A. JewelJun 22, 2019
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1912 Map216 viewsJun 21, 2019
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1912 Map245 viewsJun 21, 2019
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1926 Map145 viewsJun 13, 2019
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1901 Map132 viewsJun 09, 2019
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Comparison143 viewsMay 28, 2019
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Looking west from Broad Street174 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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1957150 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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February 9, 1913129 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Above Bloomfield February 9, 1913135 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Plane #11 Bloomfield February 9, 1913130 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Canal Boat125 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Windmill on the Canal133 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Inclined Plane128 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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124 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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133 viewsPhoto from Bill RidgeMar 28, 2019
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Lockwood Street Bridge 1892 Map 107 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Sussex Avenue Bridge 1892 Map103 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map137 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map109 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map102 viewsMar 20, 2019
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1892 Map103 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Fifth Avenue Bridge81 viewsMar 20, 2019
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121 viewsMar 20, 2019
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201 viewsMar 20, 2019
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Swimming224 viewsPhoto from Irvin VolkMar 05, 2019
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Orange Street141 viewsPhoto from John CrowleyMar 05, 2019
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