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BROAD STREET over READING RAILROAD;ROAD

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Coordinates:
+39.96026, -75.16192
39°57'37" N, 75°09'43" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:BROAD STREET over READING RAILROAD;ROAD
Structure number:000000000038677
Old structure number:670611002006970 (from 1992 edition)
Location:CENTER CITY 3590E07
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:264.1 ft. [80.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:113.2 ft. [34.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1895
Year reconstructed:1958
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,981 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:56.9 tons [51.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:33.9 tons [30.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:38.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201438.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor21981
March 201242.2Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor10949
April 201042.5Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor11958
April 200842.5Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor11958
April 200656.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair25795
March 200455.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair29095
February 200255.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair28874
November 199952.1Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31830
October 199767.2Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair47334
November 199583.7Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory45232