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CHESTNUT STREET over CSX RAILROAD

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Coordinates:
+39.95321, -75.18244
39°57'12" N, 75°10'57" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CHESTNUT STREET over CSX RAILROAD
Structure number:000000000038939
Old structure number:670003009027030 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1MI.W.CITY HALL 3590B08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:Railroad [27]
Year built:1901
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:2
Main spans material:Masonry [8]
Main spans design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,721 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.9 tons [23.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:35.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201435.1Structurally deficient-SeriousSatisfactory11721
March 201234.9Structurally deficient-SeriousSatisfactory12265
April 201043.0Structurally deficient-SeriousSatisfactory16684
July 200862.9Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory16647
August 200664.2Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory13051
August 200465.4Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory15887
July 200264.6Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory15699
January 200065.3Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory13634