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GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CSX (LOW FREIGHT LINE)

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Coordinates:
+40.02333, -75.16167
40°01'24" N, 75°09'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:GERMANTOWN AVENUE over CSX (LOW FREIGHT LINE)
Structure number:000000000039051
Old structure number:674005003000610 (from 1992 edition)
Location:AT WINDRIM AVE. 3480E07
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Total length:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:Railroad [27]
Year built:1914
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:M 9 / H 10 [1]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,796 [as of 2015]
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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:80.9 tons [73.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:47.9 tons [43.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:80.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201480.6Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair7796
December 201280.6Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair7904
December 201080.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair9818
December 200880.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair9796
December 200680.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair9658
December 200480.6Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair7754