NJ 73 SB over NJ 38


+39.94309, -74.97903
39°56'35" N, 74°58'45" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:NJ 73 SB over NJ 38
Structure number:0314155
Location:0.9 MI N EXIT 36 I-295
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:103.0 ft. [31.4 m]
Total length:208.0 ft. [63.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:43°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1966
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:2
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: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:36,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:73.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge or other major structure without deck rehabilitation or replacement [33]
Estimated cost of work:$123,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2016FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3600073.6
October 2014FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3529473.7
October 2012FairFairSatisfactoryGood3460273.8
October 2010FairFairSatisfactoryGood3796073.4
September 2008FairFairSatisfactoryGood3721673.4
September 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3740078.7
August 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3740074.5
July 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4046075.1
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood4046075.1
July 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3055076.3
May 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3055074.3
May 1996FairGoodFairGood3660061.7
April 1994FairGoodFairGood3660061.9
May 1992FairGoodFairGood3380083.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,6561,650600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,84521,845000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,4002,5087,89200
Reinforced Concrete Columneach44000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1281131500
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6868000
Compression Jointlinear ft.1930173020
Movable Bearingeach1601510
Fixed Bearingeach1501500
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.416416000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.416416000