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BROAD STREET over READING RAILROAD;ROAD

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Coordinates:
+39.96026, -75.16192
39°57'37" N, 75°09'43" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:BROAD STREET over READING RAILROAD;ROAD
Structure number:000000000038677
Old structure number:670611002006970 (from 1992 edition)
Location:CENTER CITY 3590E07
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:264.1 ft. [80.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:113.2 ft. [34.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1895
Year reconstructed:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,663 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Operating rating:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.9 tons [30.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:53.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$1,650,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201653.4PoorPoorPoorPoorSD18663
March 201438.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD21981
March 201242.2PoorPoorFairPoorSD10949
April 201042.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD11958
April 200842.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD11958
April 200656.6PoorPoorFairFairSD25795
March 200455.8PoorPoorFairFairSD29095
February 200255.8PoorPoorFairFairSD28874
November 199952.1PoorPoorFairFairSD31830
October 199767.2FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO47334
November 199583.7FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-45232