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WEST 56TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76901, -73.99040
40°46'08" N, 73°59'25" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:WEST 56TH STREET over AMTRAK W SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245370
Location:AT WEST MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Total length:72.8 ft. [22.2 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:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Skew angle:20°
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:13,087 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:90.9 tons [82.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.9 tons [49.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,477,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201691.3FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO13087
May 201491.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
June 201291.7FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
July 201074.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
April 200874.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
December 200674.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
December 200474.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO7017
June 200274.6FairSatisfactoryGoodGoodFO6921
April 200078.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO6921
January 199878.6FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO6921
April 199663.9PoorPoorFairFairSD6921
March 199449.8PoorPoorPoorPoorSD7000
April 199249.8PoorPoorFairPoorSD7000
March 199049.8PoorFairFairPoorSD7000