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ADAMS AVENUE over TACONY CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+40.04214, -75.11281
40°02'32" N, 75°06'46" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ADAMS AVENUE over TACONY CREEK
Structure number:000000000038724
Old structure number:671002005002720 (from 1992 edition)
Location:WEST TRAIN STATION3481B04
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1901
Year reconstructed:2016
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:16,347 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:71.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$759,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016Good-GoodGood1634771.1
March 2016Poor-SeriousSerious1645914.8
March 2014Poor-SeriousSerious1660714.6
March 2012Poor-PoorPoor1594431.1
March 2010Poor-PoorPoor2044931.8
March 2008Poor-PoorPoor2040431.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Masonry Archlinear ft.7200720
Substructure
Masonry Pier Walllinear ft.48028200
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.367193100740
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.7878000
Other Material Bridge Raillinear ft.7807800