+39.28500, -76.55500
39°17'06" N, 76°33'18" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:FOSTER AVENUE over I-895
Structure number:300000BCY125010
Location:MILEPOST M12.5
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.5 ft. [16.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Owner:State Toll Authority [31]
Year built:1957
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:44,850 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:87.3 tons [79.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.4 tons [47.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.9

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201579.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
December 201365.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
February 201268.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
April 201168.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
May 201068.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
April 200979.9Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair44850
May 200879.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodFair44850
March 200779.9Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodFair44850
February 200691.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory44850
February 200591.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory44850
March 200491.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory44850
March 200391.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory44850
April 200291.6Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory44850
April 200198.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory-
March 200098.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory-
March 199898.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory-
March 199691.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory-
February 199491.0Not deficientVery GoodGoodGood-
January 199291.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood-