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WEST 52ND STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON

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Coordinates:
+40.76624, -73.99161
40°45'58" N, 73°59'30" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:WEST 52ND STREET over AMTRAK W.SIDE CON
Structure number:000000002245170
Location:IN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 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:
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: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,839 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:98.8 tons [89.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:74.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,420,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201474.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5839
May 201274.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory6100
June 201073.7Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory4715
April 200873.7Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory4540
December 200673.7Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory4715
November 200472.7Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory4715
May 200272.7Functionally obsoleteFairGoodSatisfactory4206
April 200076.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4206
June 199876.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4206
August 199663.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair6900
December 199566.2Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair6900
November 199449.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor6900
December 199349.8Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor6900
May 199249.8Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor6900
March 199049.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor6900