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 2018

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 2018PoorPoorPoorFair830060.0
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