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Madison Avenue Bridge

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Madison Avenue Bridge

Viewed from the northwest in March, 2005

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

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Overview
Swing bridge over Harlem River on Madison Avenue in New York
Location
New York City, New York County, New York, and Bronx County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907; rehabilitated 1988
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 153.9 ft.
Total length: 1,163.8 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.81417, -73.93417   (decimal degrees)
40°48'51" N, 73°56'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/589890/4518674 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Inventory numbers
NY 2240079 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26432 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 67.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
50,029

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn

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