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Newburgh-Beacon Bridge

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Newburgh-Beacon Bridge

I-84 westbound going over the Hudson River on the Newburgh-Beacon Bridge.

Photo taken by Ian Ligget in August 2011

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BH Photo #220219

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Grand Avenue, Hudson River on Rte I84
Location
Orange County, New York, and Dutchess County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1963, rehabilitated 1984. Second span built 1980;
Design
Pair of arch cantilever style cantilever through truss bridges.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 599.8 ft.
Total length: 7,860.3 ft. (1.5 mi.)
Deck width: 39.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52028, -73.99667   (decimal degrees)
41°31'13" N, 73°59'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/583715/4597001 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wappingers Falls
Inventory numbers
NY 5060381 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 44935 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 70.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
33,848

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 6, 2015: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 17, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • November 12, 2011: New photos from Ian Ligget
  • April 19, 2010: Added by Nathan Holth

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