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RIDGE AVENUE over SEPTA

Map

Coordinates:
+40.01699, -75.21139
40°01'01" N, 75°12'41" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RIDGE AVENUE over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000038954
Old structure number:673009010016600 (from 1992 edition)
Location:ROXBOROUGH 3479G08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Total length:107.9 ft. [32.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1928
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:17,693 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:85.7
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$253,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1769385.7
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1603486.2
October 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1620486.1
October 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1473186.5
October 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2047284.8
October 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2005084.9
October 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory2005084.9
October 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1885889.6
October 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1848789.7
November 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1694590.1
October 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1643269.9
November 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1792767.7
March 1993FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1761066.8
March 1991FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1652567.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.91369222010
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,7395,39534400
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.2,1282,0943400
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach51220
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.11098480
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2141931830
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.110822080
Bearings
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach4646000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6969000