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NYPD 52nd Precinct Parking Lot Bridge

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MNCW - Bridge at Mosholu Parkway

looking east

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in November 2019

License: Released into public domain

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BH Photo #460729

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Metro North RR on NYPD 52nd Precinct Parking Lot/Former Mosholu Parkway Alignment
Location
New York, Bronx County, New York
Status
Bridge now used as parking lot for 52nd Precinct
History
Built 1942
Railroads
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 86.0 ft.
Total length: 90.9 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Also called
Mosholu Parkway MNCW Overpass (Old)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86849, -73.87961   (decimal degrees)
40°52'07" N, 73°52'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/594414/4524762 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
300
Inventory numbers
NY 2241850 (New York State bridge identification number)
NY 2230260 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 87220 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2019: Updated by Luke: Updated name
  • November 16, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke

Comments 

NYPD 52nd Precinct Parking Lot Bridge
Posted November 16, 2019, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

The 1947 Central Park quad shows this as Mosholu Parkway's earlier alignment. The adjacent bridge dates to 1992.