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GARRETT AVENUE over SEPTA HIGH SPEED LINE

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Coordinates:
+40.02730, -75.33570
40°01'38" N, 75°20'09" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:GARRETT AVENUE over SEPTA HIGH SPEED LINE
Structure number:000000000015424
Old structure number:237106013000210 (from 1992 edition)
Location:GARRETT AVENUE 3477G6
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:31.5 ft. [9.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:Town or Township Highway Agency [03]
Year built:1940
Year reconstructed:1980
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:250 [as of 1992]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:76.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$86,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
February 2015FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
February 2013FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
February 2011FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
February 2009FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
November 2006FairGoodGoodFair25076.5
November 2004FairGoodGoodFair25078.5
November 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory25091.5
November 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory25091.5
August 1998FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory25091.5
August 1996FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory25089.5
August 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood25089.0
September 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood25091.0
November 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-96.0