Sedgley Avenue over CONRAIL


+40.00262, -75.14285
40°00'09" N, 75°08'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:Sedgley Avenue over CONRAIL
Structure number:000000000039175
Old structure number:677301007002330 (from 1992 edition)
Location:W of Seventh St 28J03
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.5 ft. [10.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1907
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:6,300 [as of 1979]
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Critical [2 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:16.9 tons [15.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:30.5
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201530.5Structurally deficientPoorCriticalSerious6300
July 201330.5Structurally deficientPoorSeriousPoor6300
July 201130.5Structurally deficientPoorSeriousSerious6300
July 200931.6Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 200731.6Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 200530.2Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 200334.7Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 200134.7Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 199934.7Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 199734.7Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 199530.8Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 199330.8Structurally deficientFairPoorSerious6300
July 199149.8Structurally deficientFairPoorGood6300