57th Street over SEPTA


+39.94540, -75.23690
39°56'43" N, 75°14'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:57th Street over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000039209
Old structure number:677301011001190 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S of Baltimore - 27E13
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Total length:75.1 ft. [22.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.2 ft. [21.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1905
Year reconstructed:1989
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,500 [as of 1986]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:91.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016GoodGoodGoodGood550091.7
March 2014GoodGoodGoodGood550091.7
March 2012GoodGoodVery GoodGood550091.7
March 2010GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550091.7
March 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550091.7
March 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550091.7
March 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550091.5
March 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550095.5
March 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550095.5
March 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550095.5
March 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood300083.7
March 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood300083.7
March 1992GoodExcellentExcellentGood300083.7
March 1990GoodExcellentExcellentGood300083.7