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Harford Road Bridge

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Harford Road Bridge

Note park road span underneath main span

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in December 2014

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BH Photo #309669

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Herring Run on Harford Road in Baltimore
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic pending demolition
Future prospects
$19 million contract for demolition and replacement signed July 2018; demolition slated to begin fall 2018; bridge closed for demolition Nov. 19, 2018

https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/baltimore-city/bs...

http://www.wbal.com/article/347460/3/harford-road-bridge-clo...

History
Built 1911-12 for $60,000; rehabilitated 1927; closed temporarily 2017 after water main under deck ruptured; demolition begun late fall of 2018
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 126.0 ft.
Total length: 290.0 ft.
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.33382, -76.57653   (decimal degrees)
39°20'02" N, 76°34'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/364126/4355006 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore East
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
21,704
Inventory number
BH 19575 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Baltimore, Maryland (79)
Built 1911 (728)
Built during 1910s (9,082)
Closed (2,532)
Deck arch (10,626)
Doomed (1,053)
Formerly NR-eligible (385)
Have street view (24,552)
Lost 2018 (129)
Lost during 2010s (2,420)
Maryland (686)
Owned by city (4,784)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,903)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,792)

Update Log 

  • November 20, 2018: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge closed for demolition
  • November 13, 2018: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Demolition imminent
  • July 21, 2018: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Demolition scheduled fall 2018
  • December 11, 2014: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • November 24, 2014: New Street View added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV