Lincoln Avenue

Direction:
North/South
Southern Terminus:
South Avenue (Union CR 610) in Cranford
Northern Terminus:
North Avenue (NJ 28) in Cranford
Distance:
0.15 miles
Counties:
Union
Signed:
Yes

NJ 59 is a one-block-long section of Lincoln Avenue in Cranford. It extends from South Avenue (Union CR 610) and North Avenue (NJ 28), passing under the New Jersey Transit railroad tracks. Less than a quarter of a mile long, it has the distinction of being the shortest state route in New Jersey. It is signed in that there is a single NJ 59 route shield at the traffic light on North Avenue (NJ 28).

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