Wissahickon Drive over Branch, Wissahickon Crk


+40.05770, -75.21960
40°03'28" N, 75°13'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Wissahickon Drive over Branch, Wissahickon Crk
Structure number:000000000039203
Old structure number:677301009003890 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S of Wise's Mill Rd 16H06
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Total length:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Skew angle:35°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1979
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:200 [as of 1982]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Culvert condition:No noticeable or noteworthy deficiencies which affect the condition of the culvert. Insignificant scrape marks caused by drift. [8]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:96.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
October 2017Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2015Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2013Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2011Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2009Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2007Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2005Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2003Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 2001Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 1999Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 1997Good8 out of 1020096.9
October 1995Good8 out of 1020092.4
October 1993Good8 out of 1020086.5
October 1991Good8 out of 1020083.5