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OLD SCHUYLKILL RD over PIGEON CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.19920, -75.58240
40°11'57" N, 75°34'57" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:OLD SCHUYLKILL RD over PIGEON CREEK
Structure number:000000000010723
Old structure number:157015055102070 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500' N of PA-724 3139-G9
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1804
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:406 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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:21.8
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$146,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2017Poor-SeriousPoor40621.8
April 2015Poor-SeriousPoor40636.9
April 2013Poor-SeriousPoor40636.9
October 2011Poor-PoorPoor41651.0
October 2009Poor-PoorPoor41650.9
October 2008Poor-FairPoor41621.3
October 2007Poor-FairPoor34923.5
October 2005Fair-FairFair34929.7
October 2003Fair-FairFair32329.8
October 2001Fair-FairFair34929.7
December 1999Fair-FairFair34729.7
November 1997Fair-FairFair34729.7
November 1995Fair-FairFair24927.9
October 1993Fair-FairFair24927.9
October 1991Fair-FairFair36027.0