Somerset County, New Jersey

 

 

City Railroad Current Location Type Current Use Date Built Track Status Bldg. Mat. Current Railroad Notes

Basking Ridge

DL&W

Turner St./Ridge Ave., east of Rt. 287

C

rr

1912

in use

concrete

NJT

commuter stop

Belle Mead

Reading

State St.

T

unused

 

 

in use

stucco

CSX

 

 

Bernardsville

DL&W

relocated into center of town on Rt. 202

P

business

 

 

none

wood

none

older depot

Bernardsville

DL&W

Clarmont Rd./Rt. 202

C

business/rr

c1902

in use

stone

NJT

commuter stop

Bound Brook

CNJ

350 E. Main St.

C

business/rr

1913

in use

brick/stone

NJT/CXS/NS

commuter stop

Bound Brook

Lehigh Valley

over unnamed creeks , north side of Raritan River

B

rr

 

 

in use

steel

NS

2 bridges,Warren through truss

Bound Brook

Reading

over unnamed creeks , north side of Raritan River

B

unused

 

 

unused

steel

none

2 bridges, Warren and Pratt through truss

Far Hills

DL&W

Rt. 202 north of Peapack Rd.

P

business/rr

1914

in use

concrete

NJT

Field checked 2/10

Far Hills

DL&W

near depot

F

rr

1914

in use

concrete

NJT

 

 

Gladstone

DL&W

Main St./Overlook Ave.

P

rr

1891

in use

wood

NJT

restored, commuter stop, Field checked 6/10

Lyons

DL&W

South Finley Ave.

P

rr/business

1931

in use

brick

NJT

commuter stop

Manville Lehigh Valley over Raritan River east of town B rr   in use steel NS Warren through truss
Manville Reading over Raritan River east of town B unused   unused steel   Parker through truss, Port Reading Branch
Manville Reading over Raritan River northeast of town B rr   in use steel   Parker through truss
Neshanic LV over Raritan River B abandoned   gone steel none 2 span, through truss
Neshanic CNJ over Raritan River B rr   in use steel NS deck plate girder
Neshanic Station CNJ relocated   residence   none wood none  
Peapack DL&W Holland Ave. C   1890s in use wood NJT commuter stop
Plainfield (Netherwood) CNJ South/Belvidere Ave. P rr   in use   NJT  
Plainfield CNJ   T rr   in use   NJT Queen Tower
Raritan CNJ   C business 1890s in use   NJT  
Raritan CNJ   T     in use   NJT Boyd Tower
Raritan CNJ Old York Rd. B   1879 gone steel none Phoenix Column through truss, Hibernia Mine bridge, historical plaque
Somerville CNJ Veterans Memorial Drive West C business 1890, 1926 in use stone NJT  
Somerville NJT   P rr 2011 in use   NJT  
South Bound Brook Reading over Delaware & Raritan Canal B abandoned   unused steel none swing bridge

 

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