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UP - E Commerce Street Overpass

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UP(MKT)-E Commerce Street

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2014

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BH Photo #290063

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Description 

Built in 1933 for the MKT (Katy) Line now UP-Pair of parallel lines on overpass. One is abandoned.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over East Commerce Street on UP (MKT) Railrod
Location
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Two line deck plate girder built 1933 for the MKT (Katy) Line-One is abandoned
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Two parallel lines-deck plate girder-One line abandoned
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Deck width: 34.0 ft.
Also called
MKT - E Commerce Street Underpass
UP - E Commerce Street Underpass
MKT - E Commerce Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.41965, -98.44311   (decimal degrees)
29°25'11" N, 98°26'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/554020/3254609 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 150150B07505006 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 62154 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,920

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com