Sixth Avenue over NY & Atlantic/L, NYCTA S


+40.63623, -74.01603
40°38'10" N, 74°00'58" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sixth Avenue over NY & Atlantic/L, NYCTA S
Structure number:000000002243590
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Total length:180.1 ft. [54.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.8 ft. [4.2 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1912
Year reconstructed:2003
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,009 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:97.8 tons [88.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$308,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201593.4GoodExcellentExcellentVery GoodFO12009
July 201393.4GoodExcellentExcellentVery GoodFO12189
September 201193.4GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12189
October 200993.4GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12189
October 200793.4GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12189
August 200580.3GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12189
October 200318.6GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-12189
March 200344.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD12189
May 20006.9PoorPoorFairPoorSD12189
October 19996.9PoorPoorFairPoorSD12189
May 19986.9PoorPoorSeriousFairSD12189
October 19976.9PoorPoorFairPoorSD12189
September 19964.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD12189
November 19955.6PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8400
November 19945.6PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8400
October 19935.6PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8400
April 199242.9PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8400
July 199028.5PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8400