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Wicomico Street Bridge

Photos 

Intersystem Concepts, Inc. Used with permission. See trainweb.org/oldmainline

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BH Photo #429281

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Wooden stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Wicomico Street in Baltimore
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
built ca. 1904, refurbished 1960, closed 2010s, removed 2017
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 32.2 ft.
Total length: 87.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26785, -76.64364   (decimal degrees)
39°16'04" N, 76°38'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/358209/4347788 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore West
Inventory number
BH 19615 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 32 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Baltimore, Maryland (75)
Beam (12,741)
Built during 1900s (6,429)
CSX Railroad (1,308)
Have street view (23,499)
Lost (19,630)
Lost 2017 (153)
Lost during 2010s (2,210)
Maryland (672)
One-lane traffic (7,485)
Owned by city (4,651)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,954)
Timber stringer (3,404)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,061)

Update Log 

  • June 14, 2018: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge removed 2017 after years of closure
  • January 4, 2015: New Street View added by Luke
  • January 4, 2015: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Located on map

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • Luke