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23RD STREET, N.W. over VIRGINIA AVENUE, N.W.

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Coordinates:
+38.89723, -77.05012
38°53'50" N, 77°03'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:23RD STREET, N.W. over VIRGINIA AVENUE, N.W.
Structure number:0010
Location:VA. AVE. OVER 23RD ST.
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:144.0 ft. [43.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:35°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1942
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,500 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:92.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2050092.0
October 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2050092.0
October 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2050092.0
October 2011FairGoodGoodFair2050080.7
October 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2050080.7
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair1520081.3
September 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2730079.9
March 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2730071.5
April 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2730071.5
April 2001FairSatisfactoryFairFair2730041.5
February 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair2730041.5
January 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2730088.3
February 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2730094.9
February 1992FairSatisfactoryFairFair2730083.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.8588253300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,1484,99815000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,4164,29612000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.1448545140
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.28820160270
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.492379202568
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach52223000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1815021
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.136130600
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,36000816544
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.2,9452,9013410
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,9452,945000