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First Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over MNRR on S. First Avenue in Yonkers
Location
Yonkers, Westchester County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900, replaced 2010
Railroads
- Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MNCW)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 183.7 ft.
Total length: 250.0 ft.
Deck width: 34.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.91222, -73.83389   (decimal degrees)
40°54'44" N, 73°50'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/598202/4529667 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Vernon
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
5,068
Inventory numbers
NY 7712470 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 27099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 87.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 18, 2014: Updated by Ian Martin: Bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Ian Martin