Hudson County, New Jersey

 

 

City

Railroad

Current Location

Type

Current Use

Date Built

Track Status

Bldg. Mat.

Current Railroad

Notes

Arlington

Erie

over Passaic River

B

rr

 

 

steel

NS

swing, no longer opens

Bayonne (to Elizabethport)

CNJ

over Newark Bay

B

abandoned

1926

gone

concrete

none

concrete abutments, Field checked 6/11

Bayonne

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

Avenue E/11th St.

P

rr

2010

in use

 

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

 

Bayonne

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

E. 34th St.

P

rr

 

in use

 

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

 

Bayonne

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

45th St.

P

rr

 

in use

 

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

 

Bayonne (to Newark)

Lehigh Valley

over Newark Bay, north of I-78/NJ Turnpike bridge

B

rr

1930

in use

steel

CSX

Parker through truss bridge, vertical lift, Upper Bay Bridge

Bayonne (8th St.)

NJT

8th St./Avenue C

P

rr

opened 2011

in use

 

NJT

on site of former CNJ depot, commuter stop, Field checked 2/11

Harmon Cove

EL

Meadowlands Pky

P

rr

1978

in use

wood/glass

NJT

commuter stop

Harrison

Hudson & Manhattan RR

 

P

rr

1936

in use

 

PATH

new station to be built, Field checked 4/12

Harrison (to Newark)

Morris & Essex RR

over Passaic River

B

rr

opened 1903

in use

steel

NJT

swing bridge, Newark Drawbridge/Morristown Line Bridge

Harrison (to Newark)

PRR

over Passaic River

B

rr

1935 and 1937

in use

steel

Amtrak/NJT/PATH

two vertical lift bridges, on National Register, Dock Bridge

Hoboken

DL&W

 

P

rr

1907

in use

stone/brick

NJT

two story, restored, on National Register, Field checked 11/13

Hoboken

 

in yard

T

rr

 

in use

brick

NJT

Hoboken Terminal Tower

Jersey City

CNJ

in Liberty State Park

P

 

1889

gone

brick

none

restored, also served B&O and Reading, ferry house torn down, Field checked 10/12

Jersey City

DL&W

under Bergen Hill in Heights section of city

Tn

rr

1877, 1908

in use

brick/concrete

NJT

Bergen North and South Tubes, 4,400' long, Field checked 10/12

Jersey City (to Kearny)

DL&W

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1927-28

in use

steel

NJT (Morristown Line)

vertical lift, deck girder approaches, Lower Hack Lift

Jersey City

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

MLK Dr./Virginia Ave.

P

rr

2000

in use

metal

Hudson-Bergen Light Rail

covered platforms

Jersey City

Hudson & Manhattan RR

First St.

Ph

 

1908

none

brick

none

closed 1929, on National Register

Jersey City (to Kearny)

PRR

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1900

in use

steel

PATH

through truss vertical lift

Jersey City

PRR (Passaic and Harsimus Line)

along Sixth St.beyween Main Blvd, and Brunswick St.

M

abandoned

 

gone

stone

none

0.5 mile long embankment, Harsimus Stem Embankment/Sixth Street Embankment

Kearny (to Newark)

CNJ

over Passaic River

B

abandoned

1912

gone

steel

none

deck girder swing bridge, center span removed, PD Draw

Kearny (to Jersey City)

DL&W

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1927-28

in use

steel

NJT (Morristown Line)

vertical lift, deck girder approaches, Lower Hack Lift

Kearny (to Secaucus)

Erie

over Hackensack River

B

out of service

1899

unused

steel

NS

swing bridge, DB Draw

Kearny (to Newark)

Erie (Newark Branch)

over Passaic River

B

abandoned

1922

unused

steel

NS

Warren through truss bascule bridge, NX Bridge

Kearny (to Newark)

Erie (Boonton Line)

over Passaic River

B

out of service

 

unused

steel

NJT

deck plate girder swing bridge, WR Draw

Kearny (to Jersey City)

PRR

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1900

in use

steel

PATH

through truss vertical lift

Kearny (to Secaucus)

PRR

over Hackensack River, just west of Secaucus Jct.

B

rr

1910

in use

steel

Amtrak/NJT

Warren truss swing bridge, deck plate girder approaches, Portal Bridge, to be replaced

llKearny (to Newark)

PRR

over Passaic River , parallel to NJ Turnpike bridge

B

rr

 

in use

steel

CSX/NS

camelback through truss swing bridge, deck plate girder approaches, Point-No-Point Bridge

Secaucus (to Lyndhurst)

DL&W (Boonton Line)

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1958-59

in use

steel

NJT

Warren truss vertical lift bridge, 3 span, single track, Upper Hackensack Lift Bridge, older 1901 swing span concrete abutments and piers remain nearby

Secaucus (to Kearny)

Erie

over Hackensack River

B

out of service

1899

unused

steel

NS

swing bridge, DB Draw

Secaucus (to East Rutherford)

Erie

over Hackensack River

B

rr

1911

in use

steel

NJT (Bergen County Line)

Warren truss bascule bridge, HX Draw/The Jack-Knife

Secaucus (to Kearny)

PRR

over Hackensack River, just west of Secaucus Jct.

B

rr

1910

in use

steel

Amtrak/NJT

Warren truss swing bridge, deck plate girder approaches, Portal Bridge, to be replaced

Secaucus Jct.

NJT

 

P

rr

2003

in use

 

Amtrak/NJT

 

West Arlington

Erie

over Passaic River

B

rr

 

in use

steel

 

swing bridge

 

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