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ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN RR YARDS,S.E.

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Coordinates:
+38.88348, -76.96351
38°53'01" N, 76°57'49" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:ANACOSTIA FREEWAY over PENN RR YARDS,S.E.
Structure number:0505
Location:ANACOST FRWY OVER RR
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:238.9 ft. [72.8 m]
Total length:2116.2 ft. [645.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:92.5 ft. [28.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:1992
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:13
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:87,100 [as of 2007]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.0 tons [33.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201477.4Not deficientGoodGoodFair87100
December 201289.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory87100
August 201077.4Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryFair87100
May 200889.6Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory87100
October 200390.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood75600
May 200190.7Not deficientGoodGoodGood75600
June 199988.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood75600
December 199688.7Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood75600
November 199392.3Not deficientExcellentVery GoodVery Good75600
June 198953.9Structurally deficientSeriousPoorPoor75600