Margaret & Lefevre over Frankford Creek (Former)


+40.00315, -75.07434
40°00'11" N, 75°04'28" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Margaret & Lefevre over Frankford Creek (Former)
Structure number:000000000039162
Old structure number:677301006001880 (from 1992 edition)
Location:AT GAUL STREET 29J03
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:121.1 ft. [36.9 m]
Total length:127.0 ft. [38.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.8 ft. [10.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1941
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2014 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:3,500 [as of 1981]
Deck condition:Poor [4 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]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:19.9 tons [18.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:63.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201463.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 201263.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 201063.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 200963.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 200863.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 200635.1Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
March 200763.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair3500
December 200466.5Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 200266.5Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 200066.4Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 199866.4Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 199666.4Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 199466.7Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 199266.7Not deficientFairFairFair3500
December 199073.8Not deficientGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory3500