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CSX - Oliver Viaduct

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Photo taken by Frank Monaldo

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #284208

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Tiber River and (Formerly) Baltimore & Frederick Turnpike on CSX Railroad
Location
Ellicott City, Howard County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1829, Spans over Baltimore & Frederick Turnpike/Main Street removed 1931 and replaced.
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Stone arch
Also called
B&O - Oliver Viaduct
CSX - Tiber River Stone Arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26775, -76.79485   (decimal degrees)
39°16'04" N, 76°47'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/345163/4348024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ellicott City
Inventory number
BH 61073 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,248)
Arch (11,855)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (441)
Built 1829 (8)
Built during 1820s (88)
CSX Railroad (1,580)
Deck arch (11,101)
Ellicott City, Maryland (9)
Have street view (26,201)
Howard County, Maryland (36)
Maryland (761)
Open (39,160)
Owned by railroad (11,926)
Railroad (15,051)
Stone arch (2,953)

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 26, 2014: New photo from Luke Harden
  • May 25, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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CSX - Oliver Viaduct
Posted May 29, 2018, by Luke

This bridge and the adjacent girder both survived the insane flooding event this past weekend.