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Goethals Bridge (New)

Photos 

Looking NW at tower construction-SE tower in foreground

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2016

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BH Photo #365164

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Cable-stayed bridge over Arthur Kill on I-278
Location
Elizabeth, Richmond County, New York, and Union County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2017
Design
Cable-stayed
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 900.0 ft.
Total length: 1,984.0 ft.
Deck width: 53.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.63567, -74.19716   (decimal degrees)
40°38'08" N, 74°11'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/567890/4498623 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elizabeth
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
42,858
Inventory numbers
NY 5523052 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 73047 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 63 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 10, 2020: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • July 10, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 2, 2018: Updated by Josh Schmid: Fixed spelling
  • June 11, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: update
  • September 19, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • August 1, 2016: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Josh Schmid
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com