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Market Street Bridge

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Phila Market Street Bridge01

Market Street Bridge, looking west from the downstream side of the bridge

Photo taken by D. Thomsen

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BH Photo #172489

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Overview
Arch bridge over Schuylkill River on Market Street
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Schuylkill River
History
Built 1932
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 164.1 ft.
Total length: 350.1 ft.
Deck width: 69.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.95444, -75.18028   (decimal degrees)
39°57'16" N, 75°10'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/484601/4422716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Inventory numbers
PA 67 3010 0090 0000 (Pennsylvania Bridge Management System number)
PANBI 38378 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 45856 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2008)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 66.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
10,894

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2010: Updated by D. Thomsen: Change name, add categories.

Sources 

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