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Reels Mill Bridge

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Photo taken by Daniel McFarland

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BH Photo #160139

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Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge
Location
Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1954
Design
Steel Plate Bridge
Dimensions
Span length: 84.0 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.36024, -77.36851   (decimal degrees)
39°21'37" N, 77°22'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/295939/4359430 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Urbana
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
781
Inventory number
BH 44677 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 35.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 31, 2010: Added by Daniel McFarland

Sources 

  • Daniel McFarland

Comments 

Reels Mill Bridge
Posted June 4, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Notice of request for bids to rehab this bridge:

http://www.marylandbids.com/bid-opportunities/2015/05/30/635...

Reels Mill Bridge
Posted February 17, 2012, by Bob Smart (roads [at] monocacy [dot] com)

I question the date you have for this bridge. The current bridge was installed after Hurricane Agnes came through the Region in 1972. The approaches may date back further but this bridge is a standard 'Bailey Bridge' that was used 'en masse' to replace the many bridges lost due to Agnes that year