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Roosevelt Avenue Bridge

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Roosevelt Avenue Bridge

New York

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in June 2013

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BH Photo #285232

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Double deck trains upper deck roadway lower deck bridge in the fixed position no longer navigatable.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Flushing Creek on Roosevelt Avenue
Location
New York City, Queens County, New York
Status
Open to traffic fixed in place
History
Built 1927
Railroads
- New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Through truss bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75697, -73.83876   (decimal degrees)
40°45'25" N, 73°50'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/598021/4512427 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Flushing
Inventory number
BH 61332 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,033)
Built 1927 (790)
Built during 1920s (9,286)
Double decker (60)
Have street view (24,715)
Movable (2,804)
New York (3,667)
New York City Transit Authority (23)
New York City, New York (289)
Open (38,020)
Owned by city (4,805)
Queens County, New York (72)
Rail-and-Road (352)
Railroad (14,207)
Rapid Transit (108)
Through truss (13,727)
Truss (30,724)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 19, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • October 21, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 12, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority", "Rapid Transit", "Railroad", "Rail-and-road"
  • June 12, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke