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Potomac River Bridge

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Overview
Deck truss bridge over Potomac River and C&O Canal on MD 34 & WV 480
Location
Washington County, Maryland, and Jefferson County, West Virginia
Status
Demolished and replaced.
History
Built 1939
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 195.9 ft.
Total length: 1,026.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.43627, -77.80178   (decimal degrees)
39°26'11" N, 77°48'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/258866/4368938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shepherdstown
Inventory number
BH 19797 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2009)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
5,921

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced some time ago.

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Comments 

Potomac River Bridge
Posted August 10, 2007, by Marcus (marcus [dot] bowman [at] iacdc [dot] com)

I believe this bridge has been replaced with a new bridge.