Ryan Avenue over Sandy Run


+40.04770, -75.04520
40°02'52" N, 75°02'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Ryan Avenue over Sandy Run
Structure number:000000000039227
Old structure number:677301015003180 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N of Sandyford Ave 19D08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:72.8 ft. [22.2 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1929
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,700 [as of 1982]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:95.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$313,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2016Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2014Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2012Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2010Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2008Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2006Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2004Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2002Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 2000Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 1998Fair-SatisfactoryGood870095.0
July 1996Fair-SatisfactoryGood870096.0
July 1994Fair---870066.1
July 1992Fair---870066.1
July 1990Fair---870066.1