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Roddy Road Covered Bridge 20-10-02

Photos 

Photo taken by Daniel McFarland in December 2006

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BH Photo #193238

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Kingpost through truss bridge over Owens Creek on Roddy Road
Location
Thurmont, Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1892; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64056, -77.39417   (decimal degrees)
39°38'26" N, 77°23'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/294555/4390602 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blue Ridge Summit
Average daily traffic (as of 1996)
889
Inventory number
BH 47801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 59.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • June 5, 2011: New photos from Jodi Christman
  • February 3, 2011: New photos from Daniel McFarland
  • January 21, 2011: Added by J.P.

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Comments 

Roddy Road Covered Bridge 20-10-02
Posted December 16, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Hit and run by rental truck with ensuing chase and capture video.

http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/crime_and_justice/cops...

Roddy Road Covered Bridge
Posted January 25, 2011, by Philip Schmitz (almach4 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

First two photos taken 11-6-2005. Third photo taken 4-24-2008.