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Hunters Point Avenue Bridge

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Hunters Point Bridge

Single leaf bascule bridge

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Dutch Kills Creek on Hunters Point Avenue in New York
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910; rehabilitated 1981
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 78.7 ft.
Total length: 233.9 ft.
Deck width: 35.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74083, -73.94056   (decimal degrees)
40°44'27" N, 73°56'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/589449/4510527 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory numbers
NY 2240450 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26671 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
8,577

Update Log 

  • January 28, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 26, 2015: Updated by Douglas Butler: Image
  • May 30, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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