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Third Avenue Bridge

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Third Avenue Bridge

Viewed from the southeast (on the Willis Ave. Bridge) in March, 2005

(c) 2005 by Michael Minn (michaelminn.com)

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BH Photo #117468

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    Overview
    Swing bridge over Harlem River on Third Avenue in New York
    Location
    New York City, New York County, New York, and Bronx County, New York
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1900; rehabilitated 1957; Replaced 2005
    Design
    Swing
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
    Total length: 1,326.8 ft.
    Deck width: 51.8 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 13.9 ft.
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +40.80694, -73.93361   (decimal degrees)
    40°48'25" N, 73°56'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    18/589946/4517873 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Central Park
    Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
    45,209
    Inventory numbers
    NY 2240069 (New York State bridge identification number)
    BH 26445 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of August 2016)
    Overall condition: Good
    Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 83.6 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • December 10, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn

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    Comments 

    Third Avenue Bridge
    Posted January 31, 2008, by Anonymous

    This bridge was replaced in 2002? by Kiska Construction.