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Central Drive Bridge

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Center Drive Bridge

Viewed from the east in July 2007

(c) 2007 by Michael Minn

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over 65th Street Transverse Road on Center Drive in Central Park
Location
New York City, New York County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 45.9 ft.
Deck width: 32.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76917, -73.97444   (decimal degrees)
40°46'09" N, 73°58'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/586551/4513638 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Inventory numbers
NY 2246100 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26413 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 34.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
5,693

Categories 

Arch (11,055)
Built 1920 (875)
Built during 1920s (8,543)
Deck arch (10,299)
NR-listed (2,830)
New York (3,015)
New York City, New York (268)
New York County, New York (106)
Open (35,516)
Span length 25-50 feet (12,948)
Stone arch (2,598)
Structurally deficient (18,164)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,404)

Update Log 

  • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn