HISTORY: Where is This Street?

If you drive much around Woodbridge, you may have passed on this street since it was a dirt road with a jerry-rigged bridge.

There haven't been many unpaved streets in Woodbridge for eons, but if you drive much around the township, you may have found yourself on this road. You may just not recognize it without a few coatings of asphalt it's received over the decades.

Then there's the impromptu bridge in the picture over a creek. It's since been replaced by something much more sturdy that can handle modern cars, versus the early 20th century models parked on the side of the road.

Does this street look familiar? See if you can guess where this is! (Hint: it is in Woodbridge Proper.)

Post your guesses below! (And watch for the updated article with the current view of this street.)

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Joanne Gursaly January 13, 2013 at 03:00 PM
My guess, is the same..Rt. 35 by the Woodbriege Animal Hospital and Woodbridge Park, going over the storm drain.
Patrick Barrett January 13, 2013 at 03:34 PM
I agree with Patrick.... School Street..
joan mccabe January 13, 2013 at 04:13 PM
amboy ave near woodbridge vet and park past gerity's funeral home
Lori January 13, 2013 at 06:49 PM
My first guess is Ridgedale Avenue, there's a small creek that runs under Ridgedale close to where it intersects with Freeman Street. Second guess is School Street or Pearl Street, both streets cross over Heard's Brook.
Bill Reichardt January 13, 2013 at 09:34 PM
Barron ave taken from my front lawn.


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