15th Street over Abolished Conrail


+39.96050, -75.16360
39°57'38" N, 75°09'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:15th Street over Abolished Conrail
Structure number:000000000039106
Old structure number:677301001501120 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N. of Callowhill 28F11
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Total length:255.9 ft. [78.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:26.2 ft. [8.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1898
Year reconstructed:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:7,800 [as of 2012]
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:30.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$900,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017PoorSeriousSeriousSerious780030.2
January 2015PoorSeriousSeriousSerious780030.2
January 2013PoorFairSeriousSerious780030.2
February 2012PoorFairFairSerious78002.0
January 2011PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780031.3
January 2009PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780031.3
March 2007PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780031.3
January 2007PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious78007.6
January 2005PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780029.6
January 2003PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780034.2
January 2001PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780034.2
January 1999PoorSatisfactoryFairSerious780034.2
January 1997PoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySerious780029.5
January 1995PoorSatisfactoryGoodSerious780030.2
January 1993PoorGoodGoodSerious780028.6
January 1991FairFairFairFair780059.0