Poplar Street over CSX


+39.97350, -75.18640
39°58'25" N, 75°11'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Poplar Street over CSX
Structure number:000000000039211
Old structure number:677301011002060 (from 1992 edition)
Location:West of 30th St. 28C08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:64.0 ft. [19.5 m]
Total length:128.9 ft. [39.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1922
Year reconstructed:1967
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,700 [as of 1978]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:59.5
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,233,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016FairFairFairFair570059.5
December 2014FairFairFairFair570059.5
December 2012FairFairFairFair570059.5
December 2010FairFairFairFair570059.5
December 2008FairFairFairFair570059.5
February 2007FairFairFairFair570059.5
December 2006FairFairFairFair57005.6
December 2004FairFairFairFair570059.1
December 2002FairFairFairFair570063.1
December 2000FairSatisfactoryFairFair570064.1
December 1998FairSatisfactoryFairFair570064.1
December 1996FairSatisfactoryFairFair570052.4
December 1994FairSatisfactoryFairFair570060.1
December 1992FairSatisfactoryFairFair570060.1
December 1990FairFairFairFair570061.1