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GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CONRAIL;RICHMOND BRANCH

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Coordinates:
+40.01637, -75.15411
40°00'59" N, 75°09'15" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CONRAIL;RICHMOND BRANCH
Structure number:000000000039050
Old structure number:674005002001340 (from 1992 edition)
Location:HUNTING PARK AVE.3480E07
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:71.5 ft. [21.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:17.4 ft. [5.3 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:Railroad [27]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,197 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:7% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:101.8 tons [92.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:52.8 tons [48.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:81.2
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201481.2Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair10197
July 201281.2Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair10253
July 201064.7Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9987
July 200865.8Structurally deficientSatisfactoryFairPoor9965
July 200682.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair11612
July 200465.4Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor11338
May 200269.7Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor10931
September 199983.3Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair10516
October 199794.5Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory10198
November 199579.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9745
April 199479.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9517
April 199287.5Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory9349
July 199087.5Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory8923