Rating:
2 votes

Outerbridge Crossing

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #160347

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Cantilevered through truss bridge over Arthur Kill on NY 440/NJ 440 between Perth Amboy and Staten Island in New York
Location
New York City, Richmond County, New York, and Middlesex County, New Jersey
Status
Open to traffic
History
Opened to traffic June 29, 1928
Design
Cantilevered through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 375.0 ft.
Total length: 2,099.8 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 39.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.52472, -74.24750   (decimal degrees)
40°31'29" N, 74°14'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/563739/4486270 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arthur Kill
Inventory numbers
NY 5523069 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26716 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 49.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
76,523

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • April 2, 2010: New photos from Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Wikipedia
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com