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TORRESDALE AVENUE over ACADEMY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+40.04898, -75.00207
40°02'56" N, 75°00'07" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:TORRESDALE AVENUE over ACADEMY ROAD
Structure number:000000000038744
Old structure number:671004022009840 (from 1992 edition)
Location:ACADEMY RD.EXT. 3482K03
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Total length:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.6 ft. [20.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:31°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
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:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,987 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:82.8 tons [75.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.0 tons [21.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:27.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,220,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201627.8PoorFairPoorPoorSD18987
February 201426.4PoorFairPoorPoorSD13633
February 201233.2PoorFairPoorPoorSD7286
February 20104.0PoorFairPoorPoorSD7305
February 20084.0PoorFairPoorPoorSD6765
March 20066.0PoorFairPoorPoorSD15677
March 20044.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD13054
February 20024.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD12585
August 19996.0PoorFairPoorFairSD12337