Morrell Avenue over Byberry Creek


+40.07280, -74.98780
40°04'22" N, 74°59'16" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Morrell Avenue over Byberry Creek
Structure number:000000000039205
Old structure number:677301010003340 (from 1992 edition)
Location:E of Ashfield Lane 20B03
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:11.2 ft. [3.4 m]
Total length:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Skew angle:12°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Culvert [19]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,800 [as of 1981]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Culvert condition:Moderate to major deterioration or disintegration, extensive cracking and leaching or spalls on concrete or masonry walls and slabs. Minor settlement or misalignment. Noticeable scouring or erosion at curtain walls, wingwalls or pipes. Metal culverts have significant distortion and deflection in one section, significant corrosion or deep pitting. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:71.4

Previous Inspections

DateConditionCulvert ConditionADTSuff. Rating
July 2018Fair5 out of 10780071.4
July 2016Fair5 out of 10780071.4
July 2014Fair5 out of 10780071.4
July 2012Fair5 out of 10780068.4
July 2010Fair5 out of 10780048.6
July 2008Fair5 out of 10780048.6
July 2006Fair5 out of 10780064.6
July 2004Fair5 out of 10780064.4
July 2002Fair5 out of 10780064.4
July 2000Fair5 out of 10780064.4
July 1998Fair5 out of 10780064.4
July 1996Fair5 out of 10780064.4
July 1994Good7 out of 10780075.8
July 1992Good7 out of 10780075.8
July 1990Good7 out of 10780075.8