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PENNINGTON AVENUE over CURTIS CREEK

Map

Coordinates:
+39.20818, -76.58340
39°12'29" N, 76°35'00" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PENNINGTON AVENUE over CURTIS CREEK
Structure number:200000BC5217010
Location:2 MI S PATAPSCO AVE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:316.9 ft. [96.6 m]
Total length:1916.1 ft. [584.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:78.1 ft. [23.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:32.8 ft. [10.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1976
Year reconstructed:2011
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,500 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:62.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$180,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2018FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1350062.6
September 2017FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1350062.6
May 2016FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1350062.6
May 2014FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1350063.0
May 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1350063.0
May 2010PoorSeriousFairGood1350059.0
May 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1350075.0
March 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1350075.0
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1350075.0
November 2003FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1332075.0
January 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1332075.0
February 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1168475.0
January 1998GoodGoodGoodGood1168475.0
May 1995GoodGoodGoodGood1168475.0
October 1992GoodGoodGoodGood1168465.2
December 1990GoodVery GoodGoodGood1168446.2

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.17,45017,0431912160
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.218,225210,65305866,986
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,4302,37510441
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.13,07513,0250050
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.117,000103,79013,0801300
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,5401,128243880
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.18,13017,50500625
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2517080
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.18011838240
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1771631310
Reinforced Concrete Pile Cap/Footinglinear ft.77873120270
Steel Pileeach229228010
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.90081356310
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.15,19015,1701730
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.4,5604,5252330
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.300034104162
Assembly with Sealeach1451261405
Assembly without Seal Jointlinear ft.8078020
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach1455013820
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8705221248288
Fixed Bearingeach60411630
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.300300000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.2,9802,92334230
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.16,51016,508002
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6,5806,5563210