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PENN AVENUE over MAIDEN CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.57330, -75.88510
40°34'24" N, 75°53'06" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PENN AVENUE over MAIDEN CREEK
Structure number:000000000005496
Old structure number:067412000000010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:PENN AVENUE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:225.1 ft. [68.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:37.4 ft. [11.4 m]
Skew angle:18°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1922
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:1% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Imminent Failure [1 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:31.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,696,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorPoor-Imminent Failure10031.0
August 2015PoorPoorImminent FailureImminent Failure10031.0
October 2013PoorPoorImminent FailureImminent Failure10031.0
October 2011PoorPoorSeriousPoor10031.0
October 2009PoorPoorSeriousPoor10031.0
October 2008PoorPoorSeriousPoor10031.0
October 2005PoorPoorPoorPoor10031.0
October 2004PoorPoorPoorPoor10031.0
October 2003PoorPoorPoorPoor10031.0
October 2002PoorPoorPoorPoor10030.0
October 2001PoorPoorPoorPoor10029.9
October 2000PoorFairPoorPoor10032.0
October 1999PoorFairPoorPoor10032.0
October 1998PoorFairPoorPoor10032.0
October 1997PoorFairPoorPoor10034.0
November 1995PoorFairPoorPoor10034.0
November 1993PoorFairPoorPoor10034.0
November 1991PoorFairPoorPoor10035.0