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149th Street Bridge

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149th Street Bridge

looking west

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in October 2019

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #458689

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Amtrak on E. 149th Street in New York
Location
New York City, Bronx County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907; rehabilitated 1981
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 115.8 ft.
Total length: 232.0 ft.
Deck width: 45.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.80889, -73.90278   (decimal degrees)
40°48'32" N, 73°54'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/592544/4518121 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5,207
Inventory numbers
NY 2241129 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 25748 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 39 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 13, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein

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