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Franklintown Bridge

Photos 

Franklintown Bridge builders plate

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BH Photo #256147

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Description 

Formerly two-lane bridge; now one-way easybound for auto traffic, with bicycle trail on north side of deck. Bridge is mere feet from the city-county line, but is in the county.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Dead Run on Old Ingleside Avenue in Baltimore
Location
Baltimore County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Design
Two-span closed-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Also called
Ingleside Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30333, -76.71167   (decimal degrees)
39°18'12" N, 76°42'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/352414/4351835 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore West
Inventory number
BH 19582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
7,100

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2013: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • June 12, 2013: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Changed name of bridge to reflect plaques on bridge

Sources 

  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV