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WM - Potomac River Bridge #7

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WM - Potomac River Bridge #7

looking southeast

HAER Photo by Jet Lowe

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BH Photo #490588

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over North Branch Potomac River on Western Maryland Railway (Abandoned)
Location
Mineral County, West Virginia, and Allegany County, Maryland
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1904
Railroad
- Western Maryland Railway (WM)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Bridge No. 1618
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.61014, -78.75628   (decimal degrees)
39°36'36" N, 78°45'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/692617/4386893 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92198 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs