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FLUSHING ROAD over BRANCH OF NESHAMINY CR

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Coordinates:
+40.11490, -74.90640
40°06'54" N, 74°54'23" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FLUSHING ROAD over BRANCH OF NESHAMINY CR
Structure number:000000000007491
Old structure number:097009032802820 (from 1992 edition)
Location:BENSALEM TOWNSHIP 3374-E2
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:16.7 ft. [5.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1948
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 1998]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank and embankment protection is severely undermined. River control devices have severe damage. Large deposits of debris are in the channel. [4]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:26.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$165,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018PoorFairSeriousPoor10026.0
June 2016PoorFairSeriousPoor10026.0
June 2014PoorFairPoorPoor10045.1
June 2012PoorFairPoorPoor10043.4
June 2010PoorFairPoorPoor10044.0
June 2008PoorFairPoorPoor10044.0
October 2005PoorFairPoorFair10043.7
April 2003PoorFairPoorFair10043.7
December 2000PoorFairPoorFair10043.7
January 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair10044.7
November 1995PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair10044.4
September 1993FairSatisfactoryFairGood10050.6
October 1991FairSatisfactoryFairGood10050.6