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Market Street Bascule Bridge

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Photo taken by Daniel McFarland in March 2011

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BH Photo #196713

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Overview
Bascule bridge over Cambridge Creek on MD 795 in Cambridge
Location
Cambridge, Dorchester County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 315.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Also called
Cambridge Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.57025, -76.07389   (decimal degrees)
38°34'13" N, 76°04'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/406448/4269635 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge
Inventory number
BH 19645 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
11,610

Update Log 

  • September 22, 2016: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • April 1, 2011: New photos from Daniel McFarland
  • April 19, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added GPS and info.

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Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Daniel McFarland
  • Douglas Butler
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV