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49TH STREET over AMTRAK(NY-WASH BRANCH)

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Coordinates:
+39.93917, -75.21056
39°56'21" N, 75°12'38" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:49TH STREET over AMTRAK(NY-WASH BRANCH)
Structure number:000000000038998
Old structure number:673021006001460 (from 1992 edition)
Location:49TH S.WOODLAND 3589 G10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:59.1 ft. [18.0 m]
Total length:154.9 ft. [47.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:78.7 ft. [24.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1923
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:9,014 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:59.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$5,006,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2016PoorPoorFairFair901459.7
September 2014PoorPoorFairFair915850.9
October 2012PoorPoorFairFair1082749.0
October 2010PoorPoorFairFair1085549.5
October 2008PoorPoorFairFair1085549.5
April 2008PoorPoorFairFair2836146.7
September 2006PoorPoorFairFair2789346.7
September 2004PoorPoorFairFair2723633.5
August 2002PoorPoorFairFair2625741.9
August 2000PoorPoorFairFair2566343.2
May 1998FairFairFairFair2525945.2
May 1996FairFairFairSatisfactory2410854.2
June 1994FairFairFairFair2285755.2
June 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory2226252.2
July 1990FairFairFairFair982062.7

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,224989175600
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,0606,6901,37000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.6,6036,37522800
Substructure
Steel Columneach1616000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.21,50621,506000
Masonry Pier Walllinear ft.1821384040
Masonry Abutmentlinear ft.1881682000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1601005550
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.310307300