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SCHUYLKILL EXPWAY. over SWEETBRIAR ROAD

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Coordinates:
+39.97689, -75.19829
39°58'37" N, 75°11'54" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:SCHUYLKILL EXPWAY. over SWEETBRIAR ROAD
Structure number:000000000038467
Old structure number:670076342414550 (from 1992 edition)
Location:NR.GIRARD AVE.INCH3589J04
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:54.1 ft. [16.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:99.7 ft. [30.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:103.4 ft. [31.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Year reconstructed:1987
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:203,941 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% 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: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:63.8 tons [58.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.8 tons [34.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:83.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201483.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory203941
January 201281.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory61418
February 201081.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory61839
February 200881.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory68892
March 200683.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory197743
February 200483.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory186244
February 200283.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory181679
September 199983.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory170601
September 199783.0Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory140774
October 199581.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood188738
February 199481.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory184134
February 199281.0Not deficientGoodGoodGood170224