+38.58436, -76.60512
38°35'04" N, 76°36'18" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MD 263 over HUNTING CREEK
Structure number:100000040015010
Location:0.04 MILE EAST OF MD 2
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Major Collector (Rural) [07]
Length of largest span:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Total length:33.1 ft. [10.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.1 ft. [11.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:40.4 ft. [12.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1926
Year reconstructed:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,412 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Countermeasures have been installed to mitigate an existing problem with scour. [7]
Sufficiency rating:92.5

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory741292.5
July 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory741292.5
May 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory741292.5
April 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory741292.5
April 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory856291.9
May 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory735092.5
May 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory735092.5
April 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory735092.5
April 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory525093.5
March 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory525093.5
March 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory525093.5
March 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory525093.5
March 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory357594.4
September 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory357594.4
June 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory357594.4
April 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory357594.4