Glen Ridge Historic District

Roughly bounded by Bay St., Essex and Midland Aves., Adams Pl., Spencer Rd., and Franklin Pl., Glen Ridge, New Jersey



The railroad over pass bridge is a contributing resource in the National Register-listed Glen Ridge Historic District, suburban community that developed in response to commuter rail service and is significant for its architecture and community planning. -- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER NJ-94)

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 9, 1982
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian; Other architectural type; vernacular
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Landscape Architecture; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Road-related; Forest; Park
Current functions
Single dwelling; Park; Road-related; Multiple dwelling; Forest
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
ca. 1843; 1909; 1931
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1147
Contributing structures: 9
Non-contributing buildings: 85