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NEW YORK AVENUE over ANACOSTIA RIVER

Map

Coordinates:
+38.91799, -76.94307
38°55'05" N, 76°56'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NEW YORK AVENUE over ANACOSTIA RIVER
Structure number:0076
Location:NEW YORK AV-ANACOSTIA RIV
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:110.9 ft. [33.8 m]
Total length:537.1 ft. [163.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Skew angle:51°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1953
Year reconstructed:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:116,100 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:29.0 tons [26.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.2

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201577.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-116100
December 201380.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-116100
December 201169.2FairGoodFairFair-116100
January 201069.2FairGoodGoodFair-116100
January 200880.2GoodGoodGoodGood-120000
May 200580.2FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-120000
January 200385.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-120000
June 199985.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-120000
January 199785.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-120000
August 199485.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-120000
July 199285.0GoodGoodGoodGood-120000
July 199085.0GoodGoodGoodGood-120000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.2,4612,461000
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,2712,981275150
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.50,00027,50022,50000
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.246246000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,6571,657000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,7502,750000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.51,88851,888000
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,7201,6823800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,7502,750000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.26217849350
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.240105125100
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.500322124540
Compression Jointlinear ft.25015606826
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach8888000
Movable Bearingeach32101930
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3202705000
Fixed Bearingeach81700
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3202705000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,1551,148070
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1,6131,5644450