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Forest Park Drive over LIRR abandoned Rockaway Branch

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Forest Park Drive over LIRR abandoned Rockaway Branch

looking east

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in August 2019

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #454888

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Facts 

Overview
Girder bridge over Ex-Long Island Rr on Forest Park Drive
Location
New York, Queens County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920
Railroad
- Long Island Railroad (LIRR)
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 212.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.70086, -73.85084   (decimal degrees)
40°42'03" N, 73°51'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/597082/4506185 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
920
Inventory numbers
NY 2247660 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 86500 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 45.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs