South Street over SEPTA


+39.94138, -75.19753
39°56'29" N, 75°11'51" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:South Street over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000046464
Old structure number:677301003000110 (from 1992 edition)
Location:East of 33rd Street
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Total length:220.2 ft. [67.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:72.5 ft. [22.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,600 [as of 1980]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.9 tons [55.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.2 tons [34.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:73.5
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201673.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-18600
May 201473.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-18600
May 201274.5GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-18600
April 201193.3GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-18600
May 200815.0PoorSeriousSeriousPoorSD18600
May 200615.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 200415.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 200215.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 200015.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 199815.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 199615.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 199415.0PoorSeriousSeriousFairSD18600
May 199215.0PoorSeriousSeriousGoodSD18600
May 199015.0PoorSeriousSeriousGoodSD18600