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WEST 49TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76435, -73.99294
40°45'52" N, 73°59'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WEST 49TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245150
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Total length:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
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:3
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: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,076 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:109.8 tons [99.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:65.9 tons [59.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,309,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201680.8FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO3076
May 201471.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO7974
May 201271.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO7700
May 201071.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6898
April 200853.8FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO7891
December 200653.9FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6898
November 200453.9FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6898
June 200253.7FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6447
March 200057.8FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6447
January 199857.8FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO6447
April 199640.8PoorPoorPoorPoorSD5000
March 199441.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD5000
April 199243.1PoorFairFairPoorSD5000
March 199041.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD5000