Pine Road over SEPTA (Newtown Branch)


+40.07900, -75.08340
40°04'44" N, 75°05'00" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Pine Road over SEPTA (Newtown Branch)
Structure number:000000000039247
Old structure number:677301021001940 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N of Rhawn St 18H02
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Skew angle:58°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1964
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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,300 [as of 1983]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:60.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$686,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2016PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2014PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2012PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2010PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2008PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2006PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
June 2004PoorPoorPoorFair830062.1
June 2002PoorPoorPoorFair830064.2
June 2000PoorPoorFairSatisfactory830080.6
June 1998PoorPoorFairSatisfactory830080.6
June 1996PoorPoorFairSatisfactory830081.5
June 1994PoorPoorFairFair830079.4
June 1992PoorPoorFairFair830079.4
May 1990PoorPoorFairFair830079.4