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NJ 83 over CAPE MAY BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+39.17861, -74.81833
39°10'43" N, 74°49'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:NJ 83 over CAPE MAY BRANCH
Structure number:0512150
Location:0.15 MI EAST OF NJ 47
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Total length:155.8 ft. [47.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.2 ft. [20.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:44°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1940
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,386 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:65.9 tons [59.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.9 tons [35.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.6

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201578.6Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5386
May 201378.7Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5300
June 201178.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5200
June 200979.3Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3610
June 200780.3Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory4590
June 200581.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3252
May 200380.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3126
May 200180.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3126
November 199878.8Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3085
October 199679.9Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory3024
November 199680.1Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2800
October 199481.9Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory2800
August 199287.9Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1500