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TORRESDALE AVENUE over ACADEMY ROAD

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Coordinates:
+40.04894, -75.00203
40°02'56" N, 75°00'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,479 [as of 2017]
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]
Sufficiency rating:32.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,220,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorFairPoorPoor1247932.0
February 2016PoorFairPoorPoor1898727.8
February 2014PoorFairPoorPoor1363326.4
February 2012PoorFairPoorPoor728633.2
February 2010PoorFairPoorPoor73054.0
February 2008PoorFairPoorPoor67654.0
March 2006PoorFairPoorPoor156776.0
March 2004PoorPoorPoorPoor130544.0
February 2002PoorPoorPoorPoor125854.0
August 1999PoorFairPoorFair123376.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.87882132916
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,1946,194000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,0315,031000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.17715215100
Joints
Other Jointlinear ft.155015500
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach20101000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.186178530