Rating:
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Beaver Creek Bridge

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over Beaver Creek on MD 68
Location
Washington County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1824
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Span length: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 38.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.53487, -77.70905   (decimal degrees)
39°32'06" N, 77°42'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/267178/4379639 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Funkstown
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
2,592
Inventory number
BH 19772 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,493)
Arch (11,366)
Built 1824 (10)
Built during 1820s (80)
Deck arch (10,615)
Flared (405)
Have street view (24,266)
MD 68 (3)
Maryland (679)
Open (37,714)
Owned by state (14,470)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,329)
Stone arch (2,724)
Structurally deficient (17,738)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,296)
Washington County, Maryland (92)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • July 11, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added GPS.

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Comments 

Beaver Creek Bridge
Posted February 16, 2018, by Anonymous

What a Marvelous Bridge to by pass in place. Canoe put in and tourist destination! Such history.

Beaver Creek Bridge
Posted February 16, 2018, by Anne Thomas (annethomas20712 [at] gmail [dot] com)

The Maryland State Highway Administration is considering demolishing and replacing this bridge, according to an article in The Herald-Mail, Feb. 13, 2018.