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Oldtown Toll Bridge
Primary Photographer(s): Rick McOmber
Bridge Documented: July 14, 2018
Oldtown: Allegany County, Maryland and Hampshire County, West Virginia: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
Main Span Length
30.0 Feet (9.1 Meters)
314.0 Feet (95.7 Meters)
11.2 Feet (3.41 Meters)
11 Main Span(s)
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This very unusual bridge is a privately owned, tolled, low water crossing type bridge. Low Water Crossing bridges are designed to allow floodwaters to safely flow over the bridge deck and as such usually without railing. Privately owned toll bridges are uncommon to begin with, but it is truly remarkable to find such a small and simple type of bridge remaining today as a privately owned and tolled crossing.
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This bridge is tagged with the following special condition(s): Low Water Crossing
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