Bullfrog Road Bridge is located near Taneytown, Maryland. The one lane Parker-through truss crosses the Monocacy River and was completed by the York Bridge Company of York, Pennsylvania in 1908.(2)(3) In 1978, the bridge was added to the National Register of Historic Places.(1)

The span received new abutments in 1989 (5) and the span itself was rehabilitated in 1996.(4)

Statistics

  • Total Length: 183 feet
  • Width: 16.5 feet
  • Height: 30 feet
Further Reading
  1. Bullfrog Road Bridge at Bridge Hunter
Sources
  1. “National Register Information System.” National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 4 Oct. 2011.
  2. “Bullfrog Road Bridge.” Maryland Historical Trust. N.p., 2008. Web. 4 Oct. 2011. Article.
  3. Plaque.
  4. “Historic Bridges of Frederick County.” N.d. Maryland Department of Highways and Transportation. Web. 4 Oct. 2011. Article.
  5. Bridge abutment date.