+38.59006, -76.96992
38°35'24" N, 76°58'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MD 227 over PAGES SWAMP
Structure number:100000080029010
Location:1.15 MILES WEST OF US 301
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Total length:21.0 ft. [6.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.5 ft. [9.9 m]
Skew angle:10°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,771 [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:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:None present but re-evaluation suggested [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:93.6
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$45,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2018FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood577193.6
October 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood577193.6
October 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood577193.6
October 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood577193.6
October 2009FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood601193.4
October 2007FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood637593.1
October 2005FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood637593.1
October 2003FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood637593.1
October 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood612593.3
October 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood612593.3
October 1997FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood612593.3
October 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood570093.6
June 1993FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood570078.3
June 1991FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood570078.3