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Old Monocacy River Rt. 40/National Pike Bridge

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Old Rt. 40/National Pike Monocacy River Bridge

View looking northeast from west end

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in April 2010

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BH Photo #197727

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned open-spandrel arch bridge over Monocacy River on Abandoned Rt. 40/National Pike segment
Location
Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Abandoned, bypassed by newer bridge in 1955
History
Built 1942
Dimensions
Total length: 464.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39852, -77.36679   (decimal degrees)
39°23'55" N, 77°22'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/296198/4363675 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Walkersville
Inventory number
BH 19674 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,957)
Arch (12,727)
Built 1942 (271)
Built during 1940s (4,266)
Deck arch (11,954)
Frederick County, Maryland (106)
Have street view (29,842)
Maryland (868)
Open-spandrel arch (810)
Owned by state (16,634)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,603)

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2018: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • April 19, 2011: New Street View added by Cliff Darby
  • April 19, 2011: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Updated status, added photos

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