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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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BH Photo #117464

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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
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
50,465
Inventory numbers
NY 2240079 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26432 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 67.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 26, 2018: New photo from John Bernhisel
  • June 19, 2018: New Street View added by Luke
  • October 29, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn

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