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Bear Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Wooden bridge over Bear Creek on Old US 40 in Hancock
Location
Washington County, Maryland
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1995
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 24.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.70060, -78.31643   (decimal degrees)
39°42'02" N, 78°18'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/730063/4397903 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellegrove
Inventory number
BH 19770 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 83.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
164

Categories 

Beam (12,274)
Built 1916 (633)
Built during 1910s (8,805)
Maryland (661)
Open (36,892)
Owned by county (18,922)
Skewed (4,717)
Span length under 25 feet (5,847)
Timber stringer (3,377)
Total length under 25 feet (2,028)
US 40 (125)
Washington County, Maryland (92)