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WEST 38TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.75769, -73.99872
40°45'28" N, 73°59'55" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:WEST 38TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245070
Location:IN WEST MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:102.7 ft. [31.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.7 ft. [5.7 m]
Skew angle:11°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,817 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:53.9 tons [49.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$12,196,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201677.4PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD9817
July 201477.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4382
June 201277.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4382
October 201077.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4949
April 200879.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4593
September 200679.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4382
September 200478.7PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD4382
June 200278.8PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD3610
May 200084.8PoorPoorFairFairSD3610
January 199882.8PoorSeriousFairFairSD3610
November 199653.3PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD3610
March 199451.5PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD5600
March 199251.5PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD5600
March 199032.1PoorSeriousSeriousPoorSD5600