Rating:
3 votes

Hancock Bridge

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Facing East

Photo taken on 10/3/2009

Photo taken by Jodi Christman

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BH Photo #179567

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River on US 522 in Bartonsville
Location
Washington County, Maryland, and Morgan County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937
Design
Wichert deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 195.9 ft.
Total length: 2,582.1 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Deck width: 26.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69500, -78.18667   (decimal degrees)
39°41'42" N, 78°11'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/741228/4397690 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hancock
Inventory number
BH 19681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 47.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
10,930

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • January 21, 2011: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • September 26, 2010: New photos from Jodi Christman

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