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WISSAHICKON AVENUE over CSX TRENTON LINE

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Coordinates:
+40.01109, -75.16780
40°00'40" N, 75°10'04" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:WISSAHICKON AVENUE over CSX TRENTON LINE
Structure number:000000000039039
Old structure number:674003001004610 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.1MI.NW.HUNTING PK.3480D9
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:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:21.3 ft. [6.5 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,916 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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: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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:98.8 tons [89.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.9 tons [49.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.3
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$172,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201677.3FairFairFairFairFO20916
July 201477.2FairFairFairFairFO21397
July 201279.8FairFairFairFairFO6834
July 201079.8FairFairFairFairFO6852
July 200879.8FairFairFairFairFO6837
August 200680.9FairGoodGoodFairFO17907
August 200481.0FairGoodGoodFairFO17485
July 200282.0FairGoodGoodFair-18628
November 199982.1FairGoodGoodFair-17920
November 199782.6FairSatisfactoryFairFair-14842
November 199578.4FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO14182
April 199478.4FairSatisfactoryGoodFairFO13850
April 199290.8FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO13606
July 199072.4FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO12768