Sedgley Avenue over CONRAIL


+40.00260, -75.14290
40°00'09" N, 75°08'34" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Sedgley Avenue over CONRAIL
Structure number:000000000039175
Old structure number:677301007002330 (from 1992 edition)
Location:W of Seventh St 28J03
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1907
Year reconstructed:2017
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,300 [as of 1979]
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:90.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$745,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2017GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent630090.7
July 2015PoorPoorCriticalSerious630030.5
July 2013PoorPoorSeriousPoor630030.5
July 2011PoorPoorSeriousSerious630030.5
July 2009PoorFairPoorSerious630031.6
July 2007PoorFairPoorSerious630031.6
July 2005PoorFairPoorSerious630030.2
July 2003PoorFairPoorSerious630034.7
July 2001PoorFairPoorSerious630034.7
July 1999PoorFairPoorSerious630034.7
July 1997PoorFairPoorSerious630034.7
July 1995PoorFairPoorSerious630030.8
July 1993PoorFairPoorSerious630030.8
July 1991PoorFairPoorGood630049.8