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Route 40 Bridge

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Route 40 Bridge

Open Great American Bridges and Dams (Donald C. Jackson)

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #285093

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Susquehanna River on Route 40
Location
Havre de Grace, Cecil County, Maryland, and Harford County, Maryland
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1928
Design
Swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.56071, -76.08670   (decimal degrees)
39°33'39" N, 76°05'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/406647/4379565 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Havre De Grace
Inventory number
BH 61294 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1928 (1,048)
Built during 1920s (8,875)
Cecil County, Maryland (28)
Harford County, Maryland (31)
Havre de Grace, Maryland (7)
Lost (18,947)
Maryland (661)
Movable (2,712)
Navigable waterway (2,003)
Owned by state (13,898)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Susquehanna River (72)
Swing (1,251)
Through truss (12,952)
Truss (29,557)
US 40 (125)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Route 40 Bridge
Posted September 23, 2017, by Nathan Delaplaine (ndelaplaine [at] gmail [dot] com)

I guess Harford County used to have a movable road bridge.