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SPRING GARDEN STR. over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY

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Coordinates:
+39.96402, -75.18443
39°57'50" N, 75°11'04" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:SPRING GARDEN STR. over SCHUYLKILL EXPRESSWAY
Structure number:000000000038971
Old structure number:673014003000000 (from 1992 edition)
Location:SPRING GARDEN INCH3590A08
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:109.9 ft. [33.5 m]
Total length:229.0 ft. [69.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.4 ft. [18.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2015
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 continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,112 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:70.8 tons [64.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:42.9 tons [39.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:68.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201568.4FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-24112
March 201469.4FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-24323
March 201273.6FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-15587
March 201075.9FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory-10785
March 200823.1PoorFairSatisfactorySeriousSD10761
April 200656.4FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO19364
April 200450.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO23905
April 200250.3FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO23045
October 199953.7FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO13000
October 199752.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO13000
November 199553.7FairFairSatisfactoryFair-13000
February 199453.7FairFairSatisfactoryFair-13000
March 199253.7FairFairSatisfactoryFair-13000
March 199068.4FairFairGoodGood-13000