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Metropolitan Avenue Bridge

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Metropolitan Avenue Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #284394

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Overview
Bascule bridge over English Kills on Metropolitan Avenue in New York
Location
New York City, Kings County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1976
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 88.9 ft.
Total length: 246.7 ft.
Deck width: 52.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.71417, -73.93111   (decimal degrees)
40°42'51" N, 73°55'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/590283/4507577 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory numbers
NY 2240290 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26205 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
33,128

Update Log 

  • October 7, 2015: Updated by Douglas Butler: Image
  • May 29, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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