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Forest Park Avenue Bridge

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Former concrete arch bridge over Gwynns Falls on Forest Park Avenue in Baltimore
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1928, replaced by prestressed stringer bridge 2005
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.1 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 36.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.31853, -76.70392   (decimal degrees)
39°19'07" N, 76°42'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/353114/4353509 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore West
Inventory number
BH 19562 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2012)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 78.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
16,300

Categories 

Arch (11,238)
Baltimore, Maryland (75)
Built 1900 (893)
Built during 1900s (6,326)
Deck arch (10,477)
Have street view (22,468)
Lost (18,866)
Lost 2005 (377)
Lost during 2000s (3,752)
Maryland (661)
Owned by city (4,528)
Replaced by new bridge (12,524)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,980)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,688)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2015: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge replaced 2005
  • November 24, 2014: New Street View added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV