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CHESTER AVENUE over SEPTA

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Coordinates:
+39.94374, -75.21716
39°56'37" N, 75°13'02" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CHESTER AVENUE over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000040742
Old structure number:673023005016670 (from 1992 edition)
Location:WEST 49TH STREET 3589 F10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Total length:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:47.6 ft. [14.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:31°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2000
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,777 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:95.2

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2016GoodGoodGoodGood277795.2
August 2014GoodGoodGoodGood282195.2
August 2012GoodGoodGoodGood316395.1
August 2010GoodGoodGoodGood317195.1
August 2008GoodGoodVery GoodGood317195.1
August 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood763693.8
August 2004GoodGoodExcellentVery Good745693.8
July 2002GoodGoodExcellentVery Good736897.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.629625400
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,5652,43712800
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1791671200
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.8888000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.108108000