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Emerson E. Harrington Bridge

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Choptank River Bridge, Cambridge, Maryland

Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #317015

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Choptank River on US-50
Location
Cambridge, Dorchester County, Maryland, and Talbot County, Maryland
Status
Center truss spans and piers removed after new bridge opened 1987; approaches on both side open to pedestrians only as a fishing pier
History
Built 1935, bypassed by new bridge 1987 and converted to fishing piers with removal of center spans
Design
Through truss with concrete stringer approach spans
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.57948, -76.05626   (decimal degrees)
38°34'46" N, 76°03'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/407996/4270641 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 66252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 10, 2016: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • February 23, 2015: Added by Dave King

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