South Street over SEPTA


+39.94138, -75.19753
39°56'29" N, 75°11'51" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:South Street over SEPTA
Structure number:000000000046464
Old structure number:677301003000110 (from 1992 edition)
Location:East of 33rd Street
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Total length:220.2 ft. [67.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:72.5 ft. [22.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:9.8 ft. [3.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:2010
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans 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: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:18,600 [as of 1980]
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.8 tons [55.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:37.8 tons [34.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:73.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201473.5Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good18600
May 201274.5Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent18600
April 201193.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent18600
May 200815.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousPoor18600
May 200615.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 200415.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 200215.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 200015.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 199815.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 199615.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 199415.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousFair18600
May 199215.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousGood18600
May 199015.0Structurally deficientSeriousSeriousGood18600