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RICHLIEU ROAD over POQUESSING CREEK

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.

Map

Coordinates:
+40.11728, -74.96417
40°07'02" N, 74°57'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RICHLIEU ROAD over POQUESSING CREEK
Structure number:092035001000000
Location:PHILA.CITY LIMITS 41F08
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Total length:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Park, Forest, or Reservation Agency [11]
Year built:1840
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2008

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:544 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:21.1
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2008Poor-FairPoor54421.1
June 1999Poor-FairPoor53547.8
February 1991Poor-SeriousPoor43820.1