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LEHIGH STREET over LEHIGH R, NSRC, WATER ST

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

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Coordinates:
+40.66036, -75.48352
40°39'37" N, 75°29'01" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LEHIGH STREET over LEHIGH R, NSRC, WATER ST
Structure number:000000000023241
Old structure number:391014004007440 (from 1992 edition)
Location:HOKENDAUQUA N. CATASAUQUA
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:158.1 ft. [48.2 m]
Total length:782.2 ft. [238.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:23.6 ft. [7.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1908
Year reconstructed:1947
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Truss - Deck [09]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2012

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:12,345 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:2.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2012PoorCriticalSeriousPoor123452.0
November 2011PoorCriticalSeriousPoor123452.0
November 2010PoorSeriousSeriousPoor121162.0
November 2009PoorSeriousSeriousPoor121162.0
May 2009PoorSeriousSeriousPoor104232.0
May 2008PoorSeriousSeriousPoor103622.0
August 2006PoorSeriousSeriousPoor101712.0
August 2005PoorSeriousSeriousPoor59062.0
August 2004PoorPoorSeriousPoor59062.0
August 2003PoorPoorSeriousPoor59062.0
August 2002PoorPoorSeriousPoor59062.0
August 2001PoorPoorSeriousPoor59062.0
August 2000PoorFairSeriousPoor59062.0
August 1999PoorFairSeriousPoor59062.0
August 1998PoorSatisfactorySeriousFair59062.0
February 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryFair577928.5
February 1996FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory549074.4