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GIRARD AVENUE over CSX RAILROAD

Map

Coordinates:
+39.97467, -75.19882
39°58'29" N, 75°11'56" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:GIRARD AVENUE over CSX RAILROAD
Structure number:000000000038411
Old structure number:670030007000000 (from 1992 edition)
Location:@PHILADELPHIA ZOO 3589J05
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:99.7 ft. [30.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1890
Year reconstructed:1955
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:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,722 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:17.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$254,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016PoorSeriousSeriousSatisfactory1772217.0
June 2014PoorSeriousSeriousSatisfactory1788217.0
June 2012PoorSeriousSeriousSatisfactory1096214.0
June 2010PoorSeriousSeriousSatisfactory1099114.1
July 2008PoorPoorSeriousSatisfactory1015214.1
August 2006FairFairFairSatisfactory3107950.1
August 2004FairFairFairSatisfactory3066050.3
July 2002FairFairFairSatisfactory3029654.0
September 1999FairFairFairSatisfactory2844672.6
September 1997FairFairFairSatisfactory2705675.0
October 1995FairFairFairSatisfactory2663065.5
February 1994FairFairFairSatisfactory3680862.8
February 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory3451062.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.5924311123316
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,9911,991000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,9911,991000
Substructure
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.303033000
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach4646000