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CSX - Urbana Pike Bridge

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Bridge monac 2

Photo taken by bill jackson in July 2015

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BH Photo #333472

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Monacacy river on Urbana Pike
Location
Frederick, Frederick County, Maryland
Status
Looks like it has had recent upgrades
History
Built 1909
Builder
- Drake & Stratton Co. of New York City, New York & Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Also called
CSX Monocacy River bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.37156, -77.38754   (decimal degrees)
39°22'18" N, 77°23'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/294332/4360729 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Buckeystown
Inventory number
BH 68665 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2015: Added by bill jackson

Sources 

  • bill jackson

Comments 

Urbana Pike Bridge
Posted June 28, 2019, by Jack (Jackt21262 [at] aol [dot] com)

The railroad bridge that once stood at this location was the objective of the Confederate forces during the Battle of Monocacy in 1864.