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TORRESDALE AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.00528, -75.09278
40°00'19" N, 75°05'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:TORRESDALE AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK
Structure number:000000000038737
Old structure number:671004008009400 (from 1992 edition)
Location:AT FRANKFORD AVE. 3481F10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Total length:86.0 ft. [26.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.2 ft. [15.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1916
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
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:11,270 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:42.9 tons [39.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.9 tons [23.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:57.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201457.4Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair11270
February 201258.1Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair11332
March 201058.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair8317
March 200858.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair8299