71st Street over AMTRAK (NE Corridor)


+39.91790, -75.24110
39°55'04" N, 75°14'28" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:71st Street over AMTRAK (NE Corridor)
Structure number:000000000039178
Old structure number:677301007102360 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S of Paschall Avenu 36E05
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:122.1 ft. [37.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.3 ft. [19.6 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1901
Year reconstructed:1915
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:40,000 [as of 1980]
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:36.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$161,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000036.2
February 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000036.2
February 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000036.2
February 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000036.2
February 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000036.2
February 2008FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4000034.9
February 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory400009.1
February 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory400009.1
February 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000013.1
February 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000013.0
February 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000013.0
February 1996FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000030.3
February 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4000032.6
February 1992FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4000045.6
February 1990FairGoodSatisfactoryGood4000045.6