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PA 895 over SWATARA CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.54328, -76.38290
40°32'36" N, 76°22'58" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PA 895 over SWATARA CREEK
Structure number:000000000030706
Old structure number:530895001009590 (from 1992 edition)
Location:PINE GROVE BORO LINE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Total length:130.9 ft. [39.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1934
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,237 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:64.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$260,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Fair-FairFair323764.7
October 2015Fair-FairFair329064.7
October 2013Fair-FairFair332663.6
October 2011Fair-FairFair321363.7
October 2009Fair-FairFair321863.7
October 2007Fair-FairFair321863.7
October 2005Fair-FairFair139868.9
October 2003Fair-FairFair136269.0
October 2001Fair-FairFair478962.1
November 1999Fair-FairFair464962.3
November 1997Fair-FairFair446962.5
December 1995Fair-FairSatisfactory414962.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.1281081820
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.3628800
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5850800
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.77000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.308308000