Fox Street over SEPTA


+40.00512, -75.16998
40°00'18" N, 75°10'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Fox Street over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000039121
Old structure number:677301002001280 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N.ALLEGHENY AVE. 28E02
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.8 ft. [10.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:29.5 ft. [9.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:50°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1993
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,600 [as of 1989]
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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:72.8 tons [66.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:38.0 tons [34.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:91.4

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201591.4Functionally obsoleteGoodVery GoodGood11600
September 201391.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 201191.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 200991.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 200791.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 200590.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 200394.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 200194.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 199994.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 199796.9Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood11600
September 199593.1Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good11600
October 199393.1Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent11600
September 199128.3Structurally deficientSeriousPoorSerious10000