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CITY LINE AVENUE over SEPTA(BALA STATION)

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Coordinates:
+40.00068, -75.22750
40°00'02" N, 75°13'39" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CITY LINE AVENUE over SEPTA(BALA STATION)
Structure number:000000000038305
Old structure number:670001006002540 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.5MI.S.BELMONT AVE3479D10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1910
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:38,644 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:28.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$332,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2016Poor-PoorPoor3864428.5
May 2014Poor-PoorPoor3825728.4
July 2012Poor-PoorPoor1821729.1
July 2010Poor-PoorPoor2461728.5
July 2008Poor-PoorPoor2461728.5
July 2006Poor-PoorPoor4195537.0
August 2004Poor-PoorPoor4270637.0
July 2002Poor-PoorPoor4501841.0
September 1999Poor-PoorPoor5898141.0
September 1997Poor-PoorPoor5719541.0
October 1995Poor-FairPoor5629437.0
April 1994Poor-PoorPoor3920037.0
February 1992Poor-PoorPoor3920036.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2460226200
Reinforced Concrete Archlinear ft.60029256
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.17030120200
Joints
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.60501000
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach88000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.1461361000