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BROAD STREET over SEPTA

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Coordinates:
+39.99352, -75.15455
39°59'37" N, 75°09'16" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:BROAD STREET over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000038678
Old structure number:670611008009280 (from 1992 edition)
Location:NORTH PHILADELPHIA3590F02
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Total length:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:112.9 ft. [34.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:59°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1921
Year reconstructed:1971
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Orthotropic [08]
Deck type:Steel plate (includes orthotropic) [5]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:38,793 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:61.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3879361.3
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3935161.3
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood1538770.5
August 2010GoodGoodGoodGood1611970.1
August 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1608470.1
August 2006GoodGoodGoodGood5690061.3
August 2004GoodGoodGoodGood4649961.2
July 2002GoodGoodGoodGood4690665.2
October 1999GoodGoodGoodGood4362865.2
November 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory6058462.7
November 1995FairGoodGoodFair5789447.7
May 1994FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory5653858.7
April 1992FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory5553858.7
June 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodFair5300647.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,9592,35959910
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Substructure
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.62855360150
Deck
Corrugated or Orthotropic Decksq. ft.19,782019,78200
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.19,782019,78200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.112922000
Compression Jointlinear ft.6285537500
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach22000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach9494000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.126126000