Morris Street over SEPTA (Chestnut Hill W.)


+40.02740, -75.17840
40°01'39" N, 75°10'42" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Morris Street over SEPTA (Chestnut Hill W.)
Structure number:000000000039151
Old structure number:677301005001860 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N of Coulter Street 17D11
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Total length:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:55°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1921
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span 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: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,600 [as of 1995]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
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]
Sufficiency rating:87.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good260087.1
August 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good260087.1
August 2013GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260087.1
August 2011GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260087.1
August 2009GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260087.1
August 2007GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260087.1
August 2005GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260087.0
August 2003GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260091.0
August 2001GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good260091.0
August 1999PoorSeriousPoorFair200030.3
August 1997PoorSeriousPoorFair200030.3
August 1995PoorSeriousPoorFair200027.5
August 1993PoorSeriousPoorFair200027.5
August 1991PoorSeriousPoorGood200027.5