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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN RR YARDS,S.E.

Map

Coordinates:
+38.88348, -76.96351
38°53'01" N, 76°57'49" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN RR YARDS,S.E.
Structure number:0505
Location:ANACOST FRWY OVER RR
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:238.9 ft. [72.8 m]
Total length:2116.2 ft. [645.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:92.5 ft. [28.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:1992
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:13
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:87,100 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.0 tons [33.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201777.4FairGoodGoodFair-87100
December 201477.4FairGoodGoodFair-87100
December 201289.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-87100
August 201077.4FairGoodSatisfactoryFair-87100
May 200889.6FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-87100
October 200390.7GoodGoodGoodGood-75600
May 200190.7GoodGoodGoodGood-75600
June 199988.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-75600
December 199688.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-75600
November 199392.3GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-75600
June 198953.9PoorSeriousPoorPoorSD75600

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.16,95214,3972,535200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.787,069738,63424,21816,1458,072
Steel Stringerlinear ft.7,8207,47035000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.48,87543,0102,9321,955978
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.195,730183,98611,74400
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.5,1474,44770000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.32,16928,3111,9301,286642
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach75030450
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.30893981170
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3072513530
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3082480600
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.3,50008702,6219
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach100061381
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,9361,382222166166
Fixed Bearingeach9309300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,8601,02355818693
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6,3486,30117300
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.35,97207,19421,5847,194