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Central Avenue Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Patuxent on Central Ave/MD 214
Location
Prince George's County, Maryland, and Anne Arundel County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935 by the Roanoke Iron & Bridge Works; rehabilitated 2007
Builder
- Roanoke Iron & Bridge Works of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
Riveted, 8-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 204.1 ft.
Deck width: 28.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
MD 214 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.90683, -76.67234   (decimal degrees)
38°54'25" N, 76°40'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/354995/4307767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bowie
Inventory number
BH 37884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2008)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 76.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
11,042

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • October 26, 2008: Added by James Gonzalski

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