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Piney Creek Iron Bridge

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Piney Creek Iron Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144700

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Piney Creek on Main Street in Bastrop
Location
Bastrop, Bastrop County, Texas
Status
Closed to traffic
History
Built 1888; bypassed by new bridge in 1982
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Pin-connected Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 254.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1978
Also called
Main Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.13141, -97.32098   (decimal degrees)
30°07'53" N, 97°19'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/661735/3334537 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Bastrop
Inventory numbers
NRHP 78003292 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
TXNBI 140110C00170001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32758 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2006)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
10

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP date
  • July 2, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • August 10, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Added NRHP info and bridge builder;

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