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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over FIRTH STERLING AVE &

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Coordinates:
+38.86058, -77.00300
38°51'38" N, 77°00'11" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over FIRTH STERLING AVE &
Structure number:1012
Location:ANACOSTIA FRWY&FIRTH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Total length:247.1 ft. [75.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:97.1 ft. [29.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Skew angle:52°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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:7
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:81,700 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:54.9 tons [49.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.9 tons [29.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:68.7
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$2,000,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201668.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-81700
June 201466.7FairFairFairSatisfactory-81700
June 201277.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO81700
March 201074.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryGoodSD81700
February 200864.7FairFairFairFairFO81700
March 200465.7FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO92200
June 200165.7FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO92200
May 199965.7FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO92200
January 199767.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO92200
October 199469.0FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO92200
July 199271.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-92200
July 199071.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-92200