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ADAMS AVENUE over TACONY CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.04175, -75.11292
40°02'30" N, 75°06'47" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:ADAMS AVENUE over TACONY CREEK
Structure number:000000000038724
Old structure number:671002005002720 (from 1992 edition)
Location:WEST TRAIN STATION3481B04
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.6 ft. [6.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1901
Historic significance:Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places [1]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:3
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:16,607 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection has failed. River control devices have been destroyed. Stream bed aggradation, degradation or lateral movement has changed the channel to now threaten the bridge and/or approach roadway. [3]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:26.8 tons [24.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:14.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201414.6Structurally deficient-SeriousSerious16607
March 201231.1Structurally deficient-PoorPoor15944
March 201031.8Structurally deficient-PoorPoor20449
March 200831.8Structurally deficient-PoorPoor20404