Share:

GUN HILL ROAD over BRONX RIVER

Map 

Coordinates:
+40.87787, -73.86854
40°52'40" N, 73°52'07" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:GUN HILL ROAD over BRONX RIVER
Structure number:000000002242440
Location:IN NORTH BRONX
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:57.7 ft. [17.6 m]
Total length:93.8 ft. [28.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1918
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,863 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:45.8 tons [41.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:18.5 tons [16.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:53.2
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$9,312,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201453.2Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory18863
February 201253.2Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory18900
February 201051.6Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
February 200851.6Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
March 200651.6Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
March 200450.6Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
April 200249.5Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
March 200068.6Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory35680
May 199869.6Not deficient-SatisfactorySatisfactory35680
April 199639.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor21300
May 199439.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor21300
May 199239.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor21300
May 199042.4Structurally deficient-PoorPoor21300