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NY59 Overpass

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NY59 Overpass

looking south

Photo from EastCoastRoads

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

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BH Photo #460730

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Metro North RR on NY 59 in Hillburn
Location
Rockland County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1997
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Erie Lackawanna Railroad (EL)
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.0 ft.
Total length: 264.8 ft.
Deck width: 39.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.12944, -74.16500   (decimal degrees)
41°07'46" N, 74°09'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/570087/4553462 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sloatsburg
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
12,664
Inventory numbers
NY 1027600 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26724 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.3 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2020: New photo from Patrick Gurwell
  • February 23, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
  • November 16, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

NY59 Overpass
Posted November 28, 2019, by Rick McOmber (rickvic8 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

In the movie "The Irishman" I believe this bridge is shown towards the end, but I could be wrong.