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Walnut Street Bridge

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Walnut Street Bridge, from Schuylkill Avenue, on the west side of the Schuylkill river, looking southeast

Photo taken by D. Thomsen

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Overview
Bridge over Schuylkill River,24th Street,32nd,31st,Schuylkill Expressway, I-76 on Walnut Street
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1892; rehabilitated 1990
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 164.1 ft.
Total length: 2,408.3 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95150, -75.18150   (decimal degrees)
39°57'05" N, 75°10'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/484496/4422389 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Inventory numbers
PA 67 0003 0091 0607 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 38921 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 45855 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2008)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 74.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
15,579

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Category:Painted green
  • August 10, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Corrected name, added categories

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  • D. Thomsen - dcthomsen [at] comcast [dot] net