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Seamans Island Creek Bridge

Photos 

Bridge Deck, Looking West

Photo taken by Jack E. Boucher for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #313768

Map 

Street View 

Description 

One of the original Long Island State Parkway bridges.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete tee beam bridge over Seamans Island Creek on Wantagh State Pky (Route 908T)
Location
Nassau County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1929; Replaced 1996
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.9 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 64.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.64011, -73.50710   (decimal degrees)
40°38'24" N, 73°30'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/626237/4499877 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NY 1058519 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 65497 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/1991)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
17,439

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 15, 2015: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER NY-163 - Jones Beach Causeway Bridge No. 1, Route 908 T, spanning Seamans Island Creek, Hempstead, Nassau County, NY
  • Dana and Kay Klein