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AMVETS Memorial Bridge

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Photo taken by John Reidy in November 2010

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Overview
Steel through arch bridge over New Croton Reservoir on Taconic State Parkway
Location
Westchester County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1989
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 750.0 ft.
Total length: 960.0 ft.
Deck width: 39.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Also called
New Croton Reservoir Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23750, -73.81250   (decimal degrees)
41°14'15" N, 73°48'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/599512/4565802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ossining
Inventory numbers
NY 5502190 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 27131 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2012)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
59,900

Update Log 

  • December 5, 2010: New photo from John Reidy
  • October 23, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed common name

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Reidy

Comments 

AMVETS Memorial Bridge
Posted December 6, 2010, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I love the color they painted the arch.....makes it stand out nicely!