+40.09365, -74.91321
40°05'37" N, 74°54'48" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Structure number:000000000006764
Old structure number:090013012003350 (from 1992 edition)
Location:BENSALEM TWP. 42C12
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:275.9 ft. [84.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:64.6 ft. [19.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3280.7 ft. [999.9 m]
Skew angle:18°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1977
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:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,251 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:107.8 tons [98.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:78.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201678.4Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory24251
November 201480.2Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory24791
November 201284.8Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8147
December 201085.8Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8168
December 200885.8Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory8150
December 200684.2Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood17853
December 200496.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood17144
November 200294.4Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood15228
October 200074.6Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood14884
May 199775.7Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory14649
April 199570.5Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood26740