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Knapps Narrows Bridge (Old)

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Knapps Narrows Bridge (Old)

Bridge 2# relocated to the Chesapeake Bay Museam

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #340487

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Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Knapps Narrows on MD 33
Location
Tilghman Island, Talbot County, Maryland
Status
Replaced by a new bridge and relocated
History
Built 1934; Rehabilitated 1971; Replaced 1998
Design
Pony plate girder bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 53.2 ft.
Total length: 103.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.71986, -76.33233   (decimal degrees)
38°43'12" N, 76°19'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/384175/4286532 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tilghman
Inventory number
BH 69807 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 6, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 24, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler

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