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JFK Boulevard Overpass

Photo 

Journal Square

Photo taken by Adam Elmquist

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #258889

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete open-spandrel arch bridge over CSX Transportation on JFK Blvd. in Jersey City
Location
Hudson County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1924; rehabilitated 1993
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 486.9 ft.
Deck width: 89.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73250, -74.06361   (decimal degrees)
40°43'57" N, 74°03'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/579069/4509484 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
24,650
Inventory numbers
NJ 0900008 (New Jersey bridge number)
BH 25234 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,413)
Built 1924 (670)
Built during 1920s (9,285)
CSX Railroad (1,331)
Deck arch (10,653)
Functionally obsolete (7,598)
Hudson County, New Jersey (91)
NR-eligible (3,991)
New Jersey (1,278)
Open (38,016)
Open-spandrel arch (701)
Owned by county (19,516)
Skewed (4,792)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,943)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,819)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2013: Updated by Dave King: Updated photo & design

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com