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SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET

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Coordinates:
+38.88182, -77.00912
38°52'55" N, 77°00'33" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SOUTHWEST FREEWAY over SOUTH CAPITOL STREET
Structure number:1104(RAMP D)
Location:S CAPITOL ST & SW FRE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:213.9 ft. [65.2 m]
Total length:522.0 ft. [159.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Year reconstructed:1991
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:4
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: February 2017 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:25,000 [as of 1996]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:70.8 tons [64.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.9 tons [39.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:95.7

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201795.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-25000
March 201595.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-25000
February 201595.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-25000
February 201395.7GoodGoodGoodGood-25000
February 201195.7FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-25000
August 200895.7GoodGoodGoodGood-25000
August 200695.7GoodGoodVery GoodGood-25000
August 200495.7GoodGoodVery GoodGood-25000
July 200295.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-25000
May 200095.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-25000
November 199795.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-25000
September 199595.7GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-25000
August 199296.1GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-25000
May 198996.1GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-25000