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6TH AVENUE over LACKAWANNA RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.57210, -75.50330
41°34'20" N, 75°30'12" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:6TH AVENUE over LACKAWANNA RIVER
Structure number:000000000020883
Old structure number:357301190800050 (from 1992 edition)
Location:WEST OF MAIN STREET
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Total length:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:30.8 ft. [9.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:46.9 ft. [14.3 m]
Skew angle:16°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1950
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:41.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,257,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2018Poor--Poor-41.0
February 2016Poor--Poor40035.9
February 2014Poor--Poor40035.9
December 2011Poor--Poor40035.9
January 2010Poor--Poor40035.9
January 2008Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
January 2006Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
June 2005Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
June 2002Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
June 2000Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
March 1998Poor-CriticalFair40040.9
February 1996Poor-SeriousFair40040.9
November 1993Poor-SeriousFair40040.9
November 1991PoorCriticalSeriousSerious30035.9

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Archlinear ft.180990
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,75310,753000