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Riverside Drive - W 96th Street Bridge

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Riverside Drive Bridge over 96th Street

Viewed from the northeast in October, 2007

(c) 2007 by Michael Minn

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BH Photo #117486

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch bridge over W. 96th Street on Riverside Drive in New York
Location
New York City, New York County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 66.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.79583, -73.97500   (decimal degrees)
40°47'45" N, 73°58'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/586470/4516598 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Central Park
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
5,916
Inventory numbers
NY 2246970 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26440 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 55.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,881)
Built 1920 (1,059)
Built during 1920s (10,441)
Deck arch (12,097)
Have street view (30,435)
New York (5,241)
New York City, New York (345)
New York County, New York (143)
Open (41,454)
Skewed (5,108)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,679)
Steel arch (408)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,630)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 7, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 15, 2008: New photo from Michael Minn

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