Twenty-Ninth St. Bridge – Baltimore MD

Description

"This bridge is in the north section of Baltimore. It connects the vehicular traffic on the eastern and western sides of the Jones Fall valley and crosses the Pennsylvania Railroad. It is approximately 1,375 feet long. The roadway is 40 feet wide with two 7-foot-10-inch sidewalks. There are two main arch spans, each 230 feet long, and three 30-foot arches near each end. It is faced with granite, constructed in the same manner as the Hilton Parkway bridges… The project was completed in January 1938 at a construction cost of $601,414 and a project cost of $603,322."

Project Details

Federal Cost Local Cost Total Cost Project #'s
603322

Source notes

C.W. Short and R. Stanley-Brown. "Public Buildings: A Survey of Architecture of Projects Constructed by Federal and Other Governmental Bodies Between the Years 1933 and 1939 with the Assistance of the Public Works Administration." (1939).

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Location Info


29th St.
Baltimore, MD 21211

Location notes:
On 29th St. over Falls Rd.

Coordinates: 39.319741, -76.628290

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