Anacostia Freeway over Good Hope Road


+38.87036, -76.98963
38°52'13" N, 76°59'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Anacostia Freeway over Good Hope Road
Structure number:1007
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:112.9 ft. [34.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.8 ft. [4.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Year reconstructed:2012
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span 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: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:58,000 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:87.2
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$2,100,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201687.2GoodGoodVery GoodGood-58000
December 201489.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-58000
December 201289.4GoodGoodGoodGood-58000
March 201087.2GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO58000
June 200885.4GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO75000
June 200685.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-75000
May 200485.4GoodGoodVery GoodGood-75000
June 200285.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-75000
December 199975.6GoodExcellentVery GoodVery GoodFO75000
January 199678.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO75000
June 199372.1FairFairFairFairFO75000
November 199072.1FairFairFairFairFO75000

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,2521,2322000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,1028,0920010
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,7187,713500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2902454500
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,3121,312000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.362362000
Elastomeric Bearingeach5405400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3202660054
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.250250000
Concrete Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,2501,250000