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Ridge Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Norfolk Southern Railroad on West Ohio Street in Pittsburgh
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903; rehabilitated 1958
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.9 ft.
Total length: 68.9 ft.
Deck width: 44.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45163, -80.01067   (decimal degrees)
40°27'06" N, 80°00'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/583949/4478175 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory numbers
PA 02 7301 0000 3118 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 02462 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 30326 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2009)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 7.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
1,596

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith

Sources 

  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com

Comments 

Ridge Avenue Bridge
Posted November 23, 2014, by Anonymous

is this pony truss bridge still listed as structurally deficient?