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WM - Roby Hollow Creek Arch

Photo 

Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #220702

Map 

Description 

Abandoned in woods. Location is approx, did not have GPS with me that day. Is visible forom Kasecamp Road in summer, if looking down the creek. Suspect it is from the abandoned Western Maryland Rail system, but could also be from an abandoned road.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Roby Hollow Creek on Abandoned Western Maryland Railway
Location
Allegany County, Maryland
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (BO)
- Western Maryland Railway (WM)
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.58955, -78.42958   (decimal degrees)
39°35'22" N, 78°25'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/720732/4385359 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paw Paw
Elevation
500 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 49282 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,650)
Allegany County, Maryland (106)
Arch (12,102)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (472)
Deck arch (11,341)
Maryland (783)
Railroad (15,426)
Stone arch (3,051)
Western Maryland Railway (89)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Baltimore & Ohio Railroad", "Railroad"
  • August 4, 2011: Added by Greg Hall

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com