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Girard Avenue Bridge (1972)

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Girard Avenue Bridge

From the park area below the bridge on Kelly Drive

Photo taken by Wally in January 2011

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BH Photo #194434

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Facts 

Overview
V-Shaped Rigid Frame bridge over Schuylkill River on Route 13
Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to traffic
Design
V-Shaped Rigid Frame
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 196.9 ft.
Total length: 1,000.0 ft.
Deck width: 69.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.97562, -75.19310   (decimal degrees)
39°58'32" N, 75°11'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/483511/4425069 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Philadelphia
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
35,316
Inventory numbers
PANBI 38389 (Pennsylvania BRKEY bridge number on the 2011 NBI)
BH 48293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 73.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 25, 2021: Updated by Luke: Corrected type to V-Shaped Rigid Frame
  • February 25, 2021: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Corrected bridge type
  • September 10, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Sequenced Bridge
  • February 28, 2011: Added by Rose

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