Margaret & Lefevre over Frankford Creek (Former)


+40.00315, -75.07434
40°00'11" N, 75°04'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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 2014

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]
Operating rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.9 tons [18.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:63.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201463.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 201263.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 201063.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 200963.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 200863.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
March 200763.6PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 200635.1PoorPoorFairFairSD3500
December 200466.5FairFairFairFair-3500
December 200266.5FairFairFairFair-3500
December 200066.4FairFairFairFair-3500
December 199866.4FairFairFairFair-3500
December 199666.4FairFairFairFair-3500
December 199466.7FairFairFairFair-3500
December 199266.7FairFairFairFair-3500
December 199073.8FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-3500