Front Street over AMTRAK ; CONRAIL


+40.00500, -75.12790
40°00'18" N, 75°07'40" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Front Street over AMTRAK ; CONRAIL
Structure number:000000000039101
Old structure number:677301001001360 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N of Venango Street 29A02
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:98.1 ft. [29.9 m]
Total length:244.1 ft. [74.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1908
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,500 [as of 1986]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:76.9 tons [69.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201591.4GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO11500
July 201391.4GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO11500
July 201191.4GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO11500
July 200991.4GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO11500
July 200791.4GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO11500
July 200592.7GoodGoodGoodVery Good-11500
July 200394.7GoodGoodGoodVery Good-11500
July 200194.7GoodGoodGoodVery Good-11500
July 199996.7GoodGoodGoodVery Good-11500
July 199796.7GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-11500
July 199574.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-11500
July 199375.4GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-11500
July 199179.9GoodExcellentExcellentGood-11500