Rating:
2 votes

Friends Creek Road Bridge

Photos 

Looking southwest

Photo taken by Jodi Christman 10/09/2011

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BH Photo #217180

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Friends Creek on Friends Creek Road
Location
Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910; rehabilitated 2002
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71505, -77.40248   (decimal degrees)
39°42'54" N, 77°24'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/294064/4398891 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Ridge Summit
Inventory number
BH 19663 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 64.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
123

Update Log 

  • June 2, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 6, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 15, 2011: New photos from Jodi Christman

Sources 

  • Jodi Christman - masterofchaos [at] outlook [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com