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Jug Bridge

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Jug Bridge

1933 view looking west

Photo by A.S. Burns

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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View this photo at allenbrowne.blogspot.com

BH Photo #467524

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Stone arch bridge over Monocacy River on National Pike
Location
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Collapsed in 1942 and replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1808; Jug or demijohn is preserved at 1501 E Patrick St
Builder
- Leonard Harbaugh
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 425.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39932, -77.36673   (decimal degrees)
39°23'58" N, 77°22'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/296205/4363763 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88480 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

Jug Bridge
Posted September 30, 2021, by Dave (potiukd [at] gmail [dot] com)

It's a shame this bridge collapsed. It would have been nice to see it still standing and preserved as a pedestrian bridge.