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Dixon Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Daniel McFarland

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BH Photo #132669

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bennett Creek on Dixon Road
Location
Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.30112, -77.35903   (decimal degrees)
39°18'04" N, 77°21'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/296584/4352846 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Urbana
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
200
Inventory number
BH 19661 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1904 (511)
Built during 1900s (6,691)
Frederick County, Maryland (84)
Have street view (24,814)
Maryland (688)
One-lane traffic (7,535)
Open (38,143)
Owned by county (19,556)
Pony truss (15,469)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,588)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,470)
Truss (30,755)
Warren pony truss (3,025)
Warren truss (6,030)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • January 27, 2009: New photos from Daniel McFarland

Sources 

  • Daniel McFarland
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Dixon Road Bridge
Posted September 1, 2008, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

On a road rally 8/30/08, so we couldn't stop. Route crossed the bridge, it is still open. I thought it was a WWP as we crossed it.