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Carroll Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by David McCardell in July 2015

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BH Photo #331417

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Carroll Branch on Carroll Road
Location
Baltimore County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1879; rehabilitated 1991
Builder
- Gilbert & Nelson of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 91.9 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.53394, -76.61652   (decimal degrees)
39°32'02" N, 76°36'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/361077/4377278 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Phoenix
Inventory number
BH 19553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 54.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
1,700

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2016: Updated by Nathan Holth: Add builder per historic bridge inventory.
  • July 7, 2015: New photos from David McCardell
  • October 1, 2013: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • October 1, 2013: New photo from Rachel Lipton

Sources 

  • Rachel Lipton
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • David McCardell - mccardelldavid [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth

Comments 

Carroll Road Bridge
Posted July 7, 2015, by David McCardell (mccardelldavid [at] gmail [dot] com)

The last picture appears to be a doctored photo showing a mirror image of some kind. Note that the two trees on either side are mirror images.