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Thurston Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #244587

Street Views 

Description 

It is possible that the old East Avenue steel arch is the lower portion of the Thurston Avenue bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch bridge over Fall Creek on Thurston Avenue in Ithaca
Location
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1960
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.8 ft.
Total length: 218.8 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45139, -76.48139   (decimal degrees)
42°27'05" N, 76°28'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/378184/4700958 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ithaca East
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
5,794
Inventory numbers
NY 2210630 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26971 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,736)
Built 1960 (357)
Built during 1960s (2,172)
Deck arch (11,962)
Have street view (29,911)
Ithaca, New York (22)
NR-eligible (4,125)
New York (4,966)
Open (41,207)
Owned by city (6,160)
Span length 175-250 feet (2,095)
Steel arch (408)
Tompkins County, New York (69)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,597)

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 24, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • May 11, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 6, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 12, 2012: New Street View added by Luke Harden

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