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WARWICK FURNACE RD over SOUTH BR. FRENCH CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.15510, -75.71400
40°09'18" N, 75°42'50" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WARWICK FURNACE RD over SOUTH BR. FRENCH CREEK
Structure number:000000000010686
Old structure number:157015042401990 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.6 Mi S PA-23 3249-F6
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:58.1 ft. [17.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:17.1 ft. [5.2 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1889
Year reconstructed:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Aluminum, Wrought Iron or Cast Iron [9]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Wood or Timber [8]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:474 [as of 2014]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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 conditions; field review indicates action is required. [4]
Sufficiency rating:17.7
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$860,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
June 2018PoorVery GoodPoorFair47417.7
June 2016PoorVery GoodPoorFair47417.7
June 2014PoorVery GoodPoorFair47417.7
August 2012FairVery GoodFairFair43219.1
August 2010FairExcellentFairFair48522.8
August 2008FairExcellentFairFair48522.8
August 2006FairFairFairFair40821.9
August 2004FairFairFairFair40821.6
August 2002FairFairFairFair40816.6
October 2000FairFairFairFair10618.4
September 1998FairSatisfactoryFairFair10630.1
October 1996FairGoodFairFair7027.4
July 1994FairGoodFairFair7030.8
July 1992FairGoodFairFair7030.8
January 1991FairFairFairFair7027.8