Eight Avenue over NY & Atlantic/L, NYCTA S


+40.63451, -74.01051
40°38'04" N, 74°00'38" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Eight Avenue over NY & Atlantic/L, NYCTA S
Structure number:000000002243610
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Total length:147.0 ft. [44.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:
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:6,645 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:69.9 tons [63.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$6,098,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201593.7GoodVery GoodExcellentVery GoodFO6645
July 201393.7GoodVery GoodExcellentVery GoodFO6645
September 201193.6GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-9156
October 200993.5GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-10020
October 200793.6GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-9156
August 200593.6GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-9156
November 200335.3GoodExcellentExcellentGood-9156
March 20032.0FairFairFairFairFO9156
November 200114.9FairFairFairFairFO9156
May 20009.9PoorPoorFairFairSD9156
October 19992.0PoorSeriousFairFairSD9156
July 19982.0PoorSeriousFairFairSD9156
October 19979.9PoorPoorFairPoorSD9156
September 19962.0PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD7900
November 19952.0PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD7900
December 19942.0PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD7900
April 199236.8PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD7900
March 199028.7PoorPoorPoorPoorSD7900