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UP - Nogalitos Street Overpass (S)

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Union Pacific Nogalitos Street Overpass (S)

Looking SW

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in March 2015

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BH Photo #320332

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Description 

The Underpass was originally built by the Texas Highway Department for the Texas and New Orleans Railroad (T&NO)in 1937.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Nogalitos ST on UPRR
Location
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builders
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
- Brown & Root Inc. of Houston, Texas (Contractor)
- Gibb Gilchrist of Wills Point, Texas (Highway Engineer)
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Texas & New Orleans Railroad (TNO; T&NO)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder with flooring system
Dimensions
Span length: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 59.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.40657, -98.50525   (decimal degrees)
29°24'24" N, 98°30'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/547999/3253133 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
150150B24750002
BH 66652 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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