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TORRESDALE AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+40.00597, -75.09292
40°00'21" N, 75°05'35" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:TORRESDALE AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK
Structure number:000000000038737
Old structure number:671004008009400 (from 1992 edition)
Location:AT FRANKFORD AVE. 3481F10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Total length:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1916
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,428 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:56.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2016FairFairFairFair842856.3
January 2014FairFairFairFair1127057.4
February 2012FairFairFairFair1133258.1
March 2010FairFairFairFair831758.3
March 2008FairFairFairFair829958.3

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,987901,51629685
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,02006,02000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.3182942040
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach2424000