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GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CONRAIL;RICHMOND BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+40.01637, -75.15411
40°00'59" N, 75°09'15" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CONRAIL;RICHMOND BRANCH
Structure number:000000000039050
Old structure number:674005002001340 (from 1992 edition)
Location:HUNTING PARK AVE.3480E07
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:Railroad [27]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,663 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:5% 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:101.8 tons [92.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.9 tons [48.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$394,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201679.5FairFairFairFairFO8663
June 201481.2FairFairFairFairFO10197
July 201281.2FairFairFairFairFO10253
July 201064.7PoorFairFairPoorSD9987
July 200865.8PoorSatisfactoryFairPoorSD9965
July 200682.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO11612
July 200465.4PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoorSD11338
May 200269.7PoorSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoorSD10931
September 199983.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-10516
October 199794.5FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-10198
November 199579.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO9745
April 199479.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO9517
April 199287.5PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD9349
July 199087.5PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD8923