Margaret & Lefevre over Frankford Creek (Former)


+40.00330, -75.07440
40°00'12" N, 75°04'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Margaret & Lefevre over Frankford Creek (Former)
Structure number:000000000039162
Old structure number:677301006001880 (from 1992 edition)
Location:at Gaul Street 29J03
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Total length:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:3,500 [as of 1981]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:63.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$510,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2017PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2014PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2012PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2010PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2009PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2008PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
March 2007PoorPoorFairFair350063.6
December 2006PoorPoorFairFair350035.1
December 2004FairFairFairFair350066.5
December 2002FairFairFairFair350066.5
December 2000FairFairFairFair350066.4
December 1998FairFairFairFair350066.4
December 1996FairFairFairFair350066.4
December 1994FairFairFairFair350066.7
December 1992FairFairFairFair350066.7
December 1990FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory350073.8