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WEST 207TH STREET over HARLEM RIVER

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Coordinates:
+40.86250, -73.91424
40°51'45" N, 73°54'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WEST 207TH STREET over HARLEM RIVER
Structure number:000000002240120
Location:OVER HARLEM RV NR FORDHAM
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:134.8 ft. [41.1 m]
Total length:547.9 ft. [167.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:45.9 ft. [14.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1904
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Swing [17]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:35,375 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:57.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$73,013,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018GoodGoodGoodGood3537557.7
July 2016FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3726057.3
July 2014FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3726057.1
September 2012FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3730057.1
August 2010FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3558157.5
September 2008FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3416657.8
June 2006FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1907861.1
June 2004FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1907861.1
May 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4091755.0
April 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory4091755.0
June 1998GoodGoodGoodGood4091755.0
October 1996FairFairFairFair2715846.5
December 1994FairSatisfactoryFairFair3450048.8
November 1992FairVery GoodVery GoodFair3450048.8
October 1990PoorSeriousSeriousPoor345002.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Stringerlinear ft.4,0504,049010
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.18,0303,63014,0000400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.16,00815,4483382220
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.12,60412,0542103400
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.1,9201,80526890
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.53,00148,8053,4006790
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.2,5792,571080
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.19,57612,2867,0800210
Steel Gusset Plateeach4884609190
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.23,12021,6701,2000250
Substructure
Steel Columneach53110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.28022020040
Reinforced Concrete Columneach55000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.197197000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.103103000
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.7575000
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.232232000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2,3205801,74000
Deck
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.16,33615,95603800
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.11,88010,33045001,100
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.16,33616,03600300
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.116086300
Open Jointlinear ft.116108080
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2045110
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.80024056
Fixed Bearingeach43010
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4003901
Pot Bearingeach75200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32121406
Disk Bearingeach40400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2400024
Other Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.40002800120
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,6321,462101600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,8616,9811,2000680