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PASSYUNK AVENUE over SCHUYLKILL RIVER;ROADS

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Coordinates:
+39.91856, -75.20653
39°55'07" N, 75°12'24" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PASSYUNK AVENUE over SCHUYLKILL RIVER;ROADS
Structure number:000000000038987
Old structure number:673019007000000 (from 1992 edition)
Location:NEAR JERRYS CORNER3699H03
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:222.1 ft. [67.7 m]
Total length:2240.3 ft. [682.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3277.7 ft. [999.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: 2071

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status: [6]
Average daily traffic:39,756 [as of 2017]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Sufficiency rating:67.0
Estimated cost of work:$200,147,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
2071Fair5 out of 103975667.0
July 2016FairN out of 104002867.0
July 2014FairN out of 104038865.0
August 2012FairN out of 101876965.0
August 2010FairN out of 101720866.9
August 2008FairN out of 101717066.9
August 2006FairN out of 103636762.0
August 2004FairN out of 103703161.0
July 2002FairN out of 103569963.0
March 2000FairN out of 103440156.0
May 1998GoodN out of 103936873.0
May 1996FairN out of 103813877.0
May 1994FairN out of 102723881.6
June 1992GoodN out of 102675679.8
May 1990GoodN out of 102553682.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.13,05211,4371,581340
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.193,557193,557000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.20,34416,8423,49480
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.129,038129,038000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.166,356145,93620,42000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.149,5540149,55400
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.4,8843,7301,0261280
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.129,038129,038000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach3635100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.1,5261,39412840
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.236230600
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.4303389200
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.16,428016,42800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.554055400
Assembly with Sealeach276027600
Open Jointlinear ft.279279000
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach128567200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.161,297161,297000
Fixed Bearingeach5656000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.86,02586,025000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,1001,100000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.7,8727,871100