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PENNSYLVANIA AVE over PRR ANACOSTIA R & PA

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Coordinates:
+38.87779, -76.98001
38°52'40" N, 76°58'48" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:PENNSYLVANIA AVE over PRR ANACOSTIA R & PA
Structure number:0054
Location:PENN AVE OVER ANACOSTIA R
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:153.9 ft. [46.9 m]
Total length:1476.1 ft. [449.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Skew angle:39°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1942
Year reconstructed:1996
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:9
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
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: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:89,800 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:80.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201680.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO89800
May 201481.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO89800
May 201281.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO89800
August 201081.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO89800
May 200866.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO89800
March 200866.0GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO81600
March 200666.0GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO81600
April 200366.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-81600
June 199966.0GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-81600
December 199666.0GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-81600
December 199217.0PoorSeriousSeriousPoorSD81600