Sedgley Avenue over CONRAIL


+40.00262, -75.14285
40°00'09" N, 75°08'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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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:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1907
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: July 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:6,300 [as of 1979]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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]
Operating rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:16.9 tons [15.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:30.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201530.5PoorPoorCriticalSeriousSD6300
July 201330.5PoorPoorSeriousPoorSD6300
July 201130.5PoorPoorSeriousSeriousSD6300
July 200931.6PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 200731.6PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 200530.2PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 200334.7PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 200134.7PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 199934.7PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 199734.7PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 199530.8PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 199330.8PoorFairPoorSeriousSD6300
July 199149.8PoorFairPoorGoodSD6300