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Franklin Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Janis Ford

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BH Photo #131873

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Franklin Street on US 40 ALT in Arundel Beach
Location
Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932; rehabilitated 1989
Design
Riveted, skewed, 9-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 195.9 ft.
Total length: 692.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.66000, -78.77333   (decimal degrees)
39°39'36" N, 78°46'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/691015/4392391 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cumberland
Inventory number
BH 19534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 62.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
18,939

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2013: Updated by Jodi Christman: Added RR bridge crosses
  • August 14, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn

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Franklin Street Bridge
Posted July 4, 2013, by Jodi Christman (masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com)

The 3rd & 4th photos are actually the RR bridge called Great Allegheny Passage.