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East Drive Bridge

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East Drive Bridge over the 79th Street Transverse Road

Viewed from the west in July, 2007

(c) 2007 by Michael Minn

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over 79th Street Transverse Road on East Drive in Central Park
Location
New York City, New York County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.7 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 42.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77806, -73.96667   (decimal degrees)
40°46'41" N, 73°58'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/587196/4514633 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Inventory numbers
NY 2246230 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26421 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 46.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
5,010

Update Log 

  • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn