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CASTOR AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK

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Coordinates:
+40.01601, -75.09704
40°00'58" N, 75°05'49" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CASTOR AVENUE over FRANKFORD CREEK
Structure number:000000000038752
Old structure number:671005008007790 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S.WYOMING AVENUE 3481E08
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:63.0 ft. [19.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1949
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,396 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Operating rating:41.9 tons [38.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.9 tons [22.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201477.0Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory18396
February 201277.2Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory19565
March 201076.6Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory19616
March 200877.2Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory18319
March 200666.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory17941
March 200463.8Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory21785
February 200276.8Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory21002
January 200089.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory20527
January 199894.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7192
February 199690.5Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory14600
May 199491.5Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood14600
May 199291.5Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood14600
May 199091.5Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodGood14600