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List of crossings of the Potomac River

This is a list of bridges and other crossings of the Potomac River and its North and South branches.

Potomac River

Upper Potomac crossings

Bridge Route Location Coordinates
Paw Paw Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Paw Paw, WV / Allegany County, MD
Upper Magnolia Cut Off Bridge CSX Cumberland Subdivision Magnolia, WV / Allegany County, MD
Lower Magnolia Cut Off Bridge CSX Cumberland Subdivision Magnolia, WV / Allegany County, MD
US 522 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Morgan County, WV / Hancock, MD
Lurgan Subdivision Bridge CSX Lurgan Subdivision
US 11 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Falling Waters, WV / Williamsport, MD
I-81 Potomac River Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Falling Waters, WV / Williamsport, MD
Railroad Bridge Berkely County, WV / Williamsport, MD
James Rumsey Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Shepherdstown, WV / Washington County, MD
Shepherdstown Railroad Bridge Norfolk Southern Shepherdstown, WV / Washington County, MD
Old B&O Mainline Bridge CSX Cumberland Subdivision Harper's Ferry, WV / Washington County, MD
Shenandoah Sub Bridge CSX Shenandoah Subdivision Harper's Ferry, WV / Washington County, MD
Bollman Truss Bridge (abutments)[1] CSX Harper's Ferry, WV / Washington County, MD
Sandy Hook Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Loudoun Heights, VA / Washington County, MD
Brunswick Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Lovettsville, VA / Brunswick, MD
Point of Rocks Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Loudoun County, VA / Point of Rocks, MD
White's Ferry Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Loudoun County, VA / Montgomery County, MD[citation needed]

Lower and tidal Potomac crossings

Bridge Route Location Coordinates
American Legion Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Fairfax County, VA / Montgomery County, MD 58|09|N|77|10|46|W|region:US_type:landmark name=American Legion Memorial Bridge

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Chain Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Clara Barton Parkway
Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 55|47|N|77|06|59|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Chain Bridge

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Francis Scott Key Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Arlington, VA / Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) 54|09|N|77|04|12|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Francis Scott Key Bridge

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Rosslyn Tunnel WMATA Blue Line
WMATA Orange Line
Arlington, VA / Georgetown (Washington, D.C.)
Theodore Roosevelt Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 53|32|N|77|03|36|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Theodore Roosevelt Bridge

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Arlington Memorial Bridge Washington, D.C. 53|14|N|77|03|20|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Arlington Memorial Bridge

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George Mason Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 52|34|N|77|03|32|W|region:US_type:landmark name=George Mason Memorial Bridge

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Rochambeau Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 52|33|N|77|02|30|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Rochambeau Bridge

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Arland D. Williams Jr. Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 52|31|N|77|02|25|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Arland D. Williams Jr. Memorial Bridge

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Charles R. Fenwick Bridge WMATA Yellow Line Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 52|29|N|77|02|23|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Charles R. Fenwick Bridge

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Long Bridge CSX RF&P Subdivision Arlington, VA / Washington, D.C. 52|28|N|77|02|19|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Long Bridge

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Woodrow Wilson Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Alexandria, VA / Prince George's County, MD 47|36|N|77|01|59|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Woodrow Wilson Bridge

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Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". King George County, VA / Charles County, MD 21|42|N|76|59|50|W|region:US_type:landmark name=Governor Harry W. Nice Memorial Bridge

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North Branch Potomac River

North Branch dams

Dam Impoundment name Location Coordinates
Jennings Randolph Dam Jennings Randolph Lake Mineral County, WV / Garrett County, MD 25|56|N|79|07|22|W| name=

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NewPage Dam The Boons[citation needed] Mineral County / Luke, MD 28|21|N|79|03|37|W| name=

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Cumberland Flood Control Dam Kelly Springfield Eddy[citation needed] Ridgeley, WV / Cumberland, MD 38|55|N|78|45|57|W| name=

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North Branch bridges

Bridge Route Location Coordinates
Kempton Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Kempton, MD 12|23|N|79|29|20|W| name=

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Wilson Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Wilson, MD / WV 15|13|N|79|23|55|W| name=

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Bayard Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Bayard, WV 16|27|N|79|22|11|W| name=

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US 50 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Gormania, WV / Gorman, MD -79.34472|type:landmark name=US 50 Bridge

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rail bridge CSX Thomas Subdivision
Kitzmiller Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Blaine, WV / Kitzmiller, MD 23|13|N|79|10|51|W|type:landmark name=Kitzmiller Bridge

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rail bridge CSX Thomas Subdivision
rail bridge CSX Thomas Subdivision
B&O Railroad Stone Arch Bridge CSX Mountain Subdivision Beryl, WV / Bloomington, MD -79.068246|type:landmark name=B&O Railroad Stone Arch Bridge

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WV 46 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Beryl, WV / Bloomington, MD -79.068378|type:landmark name=WV 46 Bridge

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rail bridge CSX Thomas Subdivision
Abandoned Bridge Piedmont, WV
NewPage Paper Bridge NewPage Corporation paper mill Piedmont, WV / Luke, MD
Piedmont Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Piedmont, WV / Westernport, MD
World War II Memorial Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Keyser, WV / McCoole, MD
21st B&O Railroad Bridge CSX Keyser, WV
Route 956 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct".
Script error: No such module "Jct".
Rocket Center, WV / Pinto, MD 33|44|N|78|50|52|W| name=

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Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Bridge Western Maryland Scenic Railroad Ridgeley, WV / Cumberland, MD
Ridgeley Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Ridgeley, WV / Cumberland, MD
C&O Canal Parkway Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Wiley Ford, WV / Cumberland, MD -78.773828|type:landmark name=C&O Canal Parkway Bridge

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rail bridge CSX Cumberland Subdivision
Low Water Toll Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Green Spring, WV / Oldtown, MD -78.613458|type:landmark name=Low Water Toll Bridge

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South Branch Potomac River

South Branch bridges

Bridge Route Location (WV) Coordinates
CR 25 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Cave / Moatstown 38°33′42″N 79°25′46″W / 38.561662°N 79.429417°W / 38.561662; -79.429417 (CR 25 Bridge){{#coordinates:38.561662|-79.429417|type:landmark name=CR 25 Bridge

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Johnstown Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Franklin 38°36′32″N 79°21′12″W / 38.608869°N 79.353302°W / 38.608869; -79.353302 (Johnstown Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38.608869|-79.353302|type:landmark name=Johnstown Road Bridge

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Dickinson Mountain Road Connector Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Franklin 38°38′09″N 79°20′15″W / 38.635966°N 79.33759°W / 38.635966; -79.33759 (Dickinson Mountain Road Connector Bridge){{#coordinates:38.635966|-79.33759|type:landmark name=Dickinson Mountain Road Connector Bridge

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CR 220/12 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Franklin 38°38′22″N 79°19′55″W / 38.639509°N 79.33201°W / 38.639509; -79.33201 (CR 220/12 Bridge){{#coordinates:38.639509|-79.33201|type:landmark name=CR 220/12 Bridge

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US 33 Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Franklin 38°39′35″N 79°19′06″W / 38.659695°N 79.318415°W / 38.659695; -79.318415 (US 33 Bridge){{#coordinates:38.659695|-79.318415|type:landmark name=US 33 Bridge

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Schmucker Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Upper Tract 38°47′12″N 79°16′00″W / 38.786712°N 79.266793°W / 38.786712; -79.266793 (Schmucker Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38.786712|-79.266793|type:landmark name=Schmucker Road Bridge

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Upper Tract Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Upper Tract 38°48′21″N 79°16′35″W / 38.805701°N 79.276508°W / 38.805701; -79.276508 (Upper Tract Bridge){{#coordinates:38.805701|-79.276508|type:landmark name=Upper Tract Bridge

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Petersburg Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Petersburg 38°59′18″N 79°07′30″W / 38.98826°N 79.124916°W / 38.98826; -79.124916 (Petersburg Bridge){{#coordinates:38.98826|-79.124916|type:landmark name=Petersburg Bridge

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Welton Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Welton 39°00′10″N 79°04′46″W / 39.002904°N 79.079388°W / 39.002904; -79.079388 (Welton Bridge){{#coordinates:39.002904|-79.079388|type:landmark name=Welton Bridge

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Fisher Bridge South Fisher
Fisher Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Fisher/Moorefield 39°03′01″N 78°59′35″W / 39.050322°N 78.993067°W / 39.050322; -78.993067 (Fisher Bridge){{#coordinates:39.050322|-78.993067|type:landmark name=Fisher Bridge

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Old Fields Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Old Fields 39°06′13″N 78°57′34″W / 39.103609°N 78.959548°W / 39.103609; -78.959548 (Old Fields Bridge){{#coordinates:39.103609|-78.959548|type:landmark name=Old Fields Bridge

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Sycamore Wooden Tressel South Branch Valley Railroad Sycamore 39°09′09″N 78°54′52″W / 39.152417°N 78.914402°W / 39.152417; -78.914402 (Sycamore Wooden Tressel){{#coordinates:39.152417|-78.914402|type:landmark name=Sycamore Wooden Tressel

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Sector-Glebe Bridge (Partially Destroyed) Script error: No such module "Jct". Sector/Glebe 39°13′32″N 78°51′15″W / 39.225521°N 78.85416°W / 39.225521; -78.85416 (Sector-Glebe Bridge){{#coordinates:39.225521|-78.85416|type:landmark name=Sector-Glebe Bridge

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Romney Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Romney 39°20′21″N 78°46′33″W / 39.33905°N 78.775966°W / 39.33905; -78.775966 (Romney Bridge){{#coordinates:39.33905|-78.775966|type:landmark name=Romney Bridge

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Valley View Wooden Tressel South Branch Valley Railroad Romney 39°21′14″N 78°45′57″W / 39.353813°N 78.765837°W / 39.353813; -78.765837 (Valley View Wooden Tressel){{#coordinates:39.353813|-78.765837|type:landmark name=Valley View Wooden Tressel

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Ridgedale Wooden Tressel South Branch Valley Railroad Ridgedale 39°24′56″N 78°43′48″W / 39.41547°N 78.729896°W / 39.41547; -78.729896 (Ridgedale Wooden Tressel){{#coordinates:39.41547|-78.729896|type:landmark name=Ridgedale Wooden Tressel

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John Blue Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Blues Beach 39°25′33″N 78°42′56″W / 39.42583°N 78.71556°W / 39.42583; -78.71556 (John Blue Bridge){{#coordinates:39.42583|-78.71556|type:landmark name=John Blue Bridge

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Millesons Mill Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Millesons Mill 39°26′50″N 78°39′14″W / 39.447216°N 78.653918°W / 39.447216; -78.653918 (Millesons Mill Bridge){{#coordinates:39.447216|-78.653918|type:landmark name=Millesons Mill Bridge

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B&O Railroad Bridge B&O Railroad Mouth, Green Spring 39°31′40″N 78°35′18″W / 39.527862°N 78.58836°W / 39.527862; -78.58836 (B&O Railroad Bridge){{#coordinates:39.527862|-78.58836|type:landmark name=B&O Railroad Bridge

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North Fork South Branch Potomac River

North Fork bridges

Listed heading downstream from source to mouth at the South Branch Potomac River.

Bridge Route Location (WV) Coordinates
CR 19 Bridge South Script error: No such module "Jct". Cherry Grove 38°35′18″N 79°32′47″W / 38.58833°N 79.54639°W / 38.58833; -79.54639 (CR 19 Bridge South){{#coordinates:38|35|18|N|79|32|47|W|type:landmark name=CR 19 Bridge South

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Bridge North Script error: No such module "Jct". Cherry Grove 38°37′20″N 79°32′20″W / 38.62222°N 79.53889°W / 38.62222; -79.53889 (Bridge North){{#coordinates:38|37|20|N|79|32|20|W|type:landmark name=Bridge North

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Snowy Mountain Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Cherry Grove 38°38′11″N 79°31′12″W / 38.63639°N 79.52000°W / 38.63639; -79.52000 (Snowy Mountain Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38|38|11|N|79|31|12|W|type:landmark name=Snowy Mountain Road Bridge

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Teter Gap Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Circleville 38°39′10″N 79°30′45″W / 38.65278°N 79.51250°W / 38.65278; -79.51250 (Teter Gap Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38|39|10|N|79|30|45|W|type:landmark name=Teter Gap Road Bridge

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Circleville Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Circleville 38°40′20″N 79°29′23″W / 38.67222°N 79.48972°W / 38.67222; -79.48972 (Circleville Bridge){{#coordinates:38|40|20|N|79|29|23|W|type:landmark name=Circleville Bridge

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Judy Gap Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Judy Gap 38°42′24″N 79°27′56″W / 38.70667°N 79.46556°W / 38.70667; -79.46556 (Judy Gap Bridge){{#coordinates:38|42|24|N|79|27|56|W|type:landmark name=Judy Gap Bridge

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Riverton Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Riverton 38°44′35″N 79°26′09″W / 38.74306°N 79.43583°W / 38.74306; -79.43583 (Riverton Bridge){{#coordinates:38|44|35|N|79|26|09|W|type:landmark name=Riverton Bridge

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Germany Valley Limestone Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Macksville 38°47′17″N 79°24′25″W / 38.78806°N 79.40694°W / 38.78806; -79.40694 (Germany Valley Limestone Bridge){{#coordinates:38|47|17|N|79|24|25|W|type:landmark name=Germany Valley Limestone Bridge

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Harper Gap Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Macksville 38°48′41″N 79°23′35″W / 38.81139°N 79.39306°W / 38.81139; -79.39306 (Harper Gap Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38|48|41|N|79|23|35|W|type:landmark name=Harper Gap Road Bridge

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Roy Gap Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Seneca Rocks 38°49′56″N 79°22′23″W / 38.83222°N 79.37306°W / 38.83222; -79.37306 (Roy Gap Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38|49|56|N|79|22|23|W|type:landmark name=Roy Gap Road Bridge

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Smoke Hole Road Bridge Script error: No such module "Jct". Cabins 38°59′04″N 79°14′02″W / 38.98444°N 79.23389°W / 38.98444; -79.23389 (Smoke Hole Road Bridge){{#coordinates:38|59|04|N|79|14|02|W|type:landmark name=Smoke Hole Road Bridge

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References

  1. ^ Paula Stoner Dickey and Robert M. Vogel (June 26, 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination: B & O Railroad Potomac River Crossing" (PDF). National Park Service. 

See also