+39.95143, -75.18124
39°57'05" N, 75°10'52" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Structure number:000000000038921
Old structure number:670003009106070 (from 1992 edition)
Location:CENTER CITY PHILA. 3590A8
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:164.1 ft. [50.0 m]
Total length:2408.3 ft. [734.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.7 ft. [18.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:11.5 ft. [3.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1892
Year reconstructed:1990
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2014 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,254 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:61.8 tons [56.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.9 tons [33.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:72.3

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201472.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO12254
September 201271.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15328
September 201074.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15368
September 200874.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15579
March 200774.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15258
September 200674.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO15514
September 200473.4GoodGoodGoodGoodFO17958
September 200273.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO17312
September 200071.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO16920