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WEST 55TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76821, -73.99044
40°46'06" N, 73°59'26" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:WEST 55TH STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245360
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:34.8 ft. [10.6 m]
Total length:71.9 ft. [21.9 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:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Skew angle:21°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1935
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:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,292 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:91.9 tons [83.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:54.9 tons [49.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:73.5
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,365,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201673.5FairFairGoodGoodFO7292
May 201473.6FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
May 201273.6FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
July 201073.6FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
April 200869.1FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
December 200673.6FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
December 200473.6FairFairGoodGoodFO6475
June 200273.5FairFairGoodGoodFO8118
April 200077.5FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO8118
January 199877.5FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO8118
April 199663.8PoorPoorFairFairSD8118
March 199450.6PoorFairPoorPoorSD2400
March 199250.6PoorFairPoorPoorSD2400
March 199050.6PoorFairPoorPoorSD2400