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ROUTE 537 over NORTH BR PENNSAUKEN CK

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Coordinates:
+39.95692, -74.98666
39°57'25" N, 74°59'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ROUTE 537 over NORTH BR PENNSAUKEN CK
Structure number:03B4610
Location:0.06 MI. EAST OF NJ RT 73
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Total length:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year reconstructed:1930
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,830 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:21.9
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$195,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Poor-FairSerious1683021.9
October 2015Poor-FairSerious1650025.7
October 2013Poor-FairPoor1617646.3
November 2011Poor-FairPoor2145059.6
November 2009Poor-FairPoor2145059.6
November 2007Poor-SatisfactoryPoor2102059.7
September 2005Poor-SatisfactoryPoor2027059.8
August 2003Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1988059.9
June 2001Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1988059.6
May 1999Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1949059.7
February 1997Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1910659.7
February 1995Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1736960.5
February 1993Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1736960.5
April 1991Poor-SatisfactoryPoor1823361.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.743637465010
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.42010302
Reinforced Concrete Floor Beamlinear ft.53328130
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1202147520
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.8484000