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WM - Fifteen Mile Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #148807

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Fifteen Mile Creek on defunct rail
Location
Allegany County, Maryland
Status
Abandoned
History
Believed to have been built by Western Maryland Railroad approx 1850-1865
Railroad
- Western Maryland Railway (WM)
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.62446, -78.38733   (decimal degrees)
39°37'28" N, 78°23'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/724248/4389339 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Paw Paw
Elevation
448 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 43107 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,927)
Allegany County, Maryland (111)
Arch (12,661)
Deck arch (11,898)
Maryland (831)
Railroad (16,460)
Stone arch (3,285)
Western Maryland Railway (92)

Update Log 

  • April 8, 2015: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • March 17, 2010: Updated by Greg Hall: added map position
  • August 3, 2009: Added by Greg Hall

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com