19th Street over Vine Street Expressway


+39.95909, -75.17035
39°57'33" N, 75°10'13" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:19th Street over Vine Street Expressway
Structure number:000000000039115
Old structure number:677301001903290 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N of B Franklin Pkwy28E11
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Total length:96.1 ft. [29.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1957
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:2
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Other [9]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2014

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,800 [as of 1980]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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 replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:77.8 tons [70.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:29.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201429.9PoorFairSeriousFairSD8800
October 201229.9PoorFairSeriousFairSD8800
October 201029.9PoorFairSeriousSatisfactorySD8800
October 200929.9PoorFairSeriousSatisfactorySD8800
October 200829.9PoorFairSeriousSatisfactorySD8800
January 200729.9PoorFairSeriousSatisfactorySD8800
October 200629.9PoorFairSeriousSatisfactorySD8800
October 200475.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8800
October 200275.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8800
October 200075.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8800
October 199875.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8800
October 199675.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO8800
October 199476.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO8800
October 199276.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO8800
October 199075.1Good-GoodGoodFO8800