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Gallaher Road Bridge

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Overview
Lost wooden bridge over Gramies Run on Gallaher Road
Location
Cecil County, Maryland
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1930; replaced 2004
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 30.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.67562, -75.83647   (decimal degrees)
39°40'32" N, 75°50'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/428262/4392088 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newark West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
660
Inventory number
BH 19634 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.8 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (13,761)
Built 1930 (1,630)
Built during 1930s (10,981)
Cecil County, Maryland (28)
Lost (21,035)
Lost 2004 (473)
Lost during 2000s (3,838)
Maryland (688)
Owned by county (19,549)
Replaced by new bridge (13,799)
Skewed (4,792)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,579)
Timber stringer (3,568)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,461)

Update Log 

  • September 26, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Took out a G

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Comments 

Gallagher Road Bridge
Posted September 26, 2011, by Karen (adamsocm25 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

It's spelled Gallaher with only one G, not two. Named for the family of John Evans Gallaher who settled here in the early 1800s.

Gallagher Road Bridge
Posted November 6, 2008, by Phil Muzik (pmuzik [at] ccgov [dot] org)

This bridge was replaced in 2004 with a Prestressed Concrete structure