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Wilson Mill Bridge

Photos 

View Of Pony Truss Span And Parker Truss Span, Looking Southeast

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #310479

Map 

Description 

This bridge is part of the Darlington Road, a major north/south artery, dating from the colonial period, that links the northern, agrarian, section of Harford County with the southern, commercial and industrial sector. It is one of only six remaining metal truss bridges in Harford County, and one of 26 bridges of the same general structural type throughout the state road network.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Deer Creek on MD161
Location
Harford County, Maryland
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1931; Replaced 1995
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 265.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.61706, -76.20123   (decimal degrees)
39°37'01" N, 76°12'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/396891/4385945 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aberdeen
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
5,291
Inventory number
BH 65069 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 79.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER MD-106 - Wilson Mill Bridge, Spanning Deer Creek at MD Route 161, Darlington, Harford County, MD