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Patuxent River Bridge

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Patuxent River Bridge

Maryland

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #283835

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Overview
Swing bridge over Patuxent River on MD 231
Location
Calvert County, Maryland, and Charles County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1952
Design
Swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 78.1 ft.
Total length: 3,348.3 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.51268, -76.66896   (decimal degrees)
38°30'46" N, 76°40'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/354401/4264094 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Benedict
Inventory number
BH 19621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 45.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
11,931

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 22, 2016: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • August 31, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 10, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • May 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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Comments 

Patuxent River Bridge
Posted August 21, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

They have been testing the traffic light on this bridge. It still operates. This swing bridge doesn't open on just holiday.

Patuxent River Bridge
Posted August 21, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

They have been testing the traffic light on this bridge. It still operates. This swing bridge doesn't open on just holiday.