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WAGONTOWN ROAD over WEST BR OF BRANDYWINE CR

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Coordinates:
+39.99161, -75.83071
39°59'30" N, 75°49'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WAGONTOWN ROAD over WEST BR OF BRANDYWINE CR
Structure number:000000000010584
Old structure number:154003001001980 (from 1992 edition)
Location:TO LR 1004 28H03/ 3579-H2
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:176.8 ft. [53.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1918
Year reconstructed:2009
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:1,220 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:68.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,548,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017Fair-FairFair122068.4
April 2015Fair-FairFair120868.4
April 2013Fair-FairSatisfactory120067.4
April 2011Fair-FairSatisfactory102267.5
October 2009Fair-FairSatisfactory102367.5
April 2009Poor-PoorFair99948.7
October 2006Poor-PoorFair97252.0
November 2004Poor-PoorFair94951.0
November 2002Poor-PoorFair107850.8
November 2000Poor-PoorFair105450.8
July 1997Poor-PoorFair103750.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Masonry Archlinear ft.160001600
Substructure
Masonry Pier Walllinear ft.120120000
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.170170000
Bridge Rail
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.356356000