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Gunpowder Falls Bridge

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Md. 147 Gunpowder Falls Bridge

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in April 2016

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BH Photo #351712

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Gunpowder Falls on MD 147
Location
Baltimore County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.1 ft.
Total length: 134.8 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Inventory number
BH 19571 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 66.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
7,982

Categories 

Arch (11,194)
Baltimore County, Maryland (81)
Built 1929 (884)
Built during 1920s (8,770)
Deck arch (10,433)
Functionally obsolete (7,992)
MD 147 (4)
Maryland (654)
Open (36,584)
Owned by state (13,681)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,240)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2016: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV