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Jones Avenue Bridge

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Jones Avenue Bridge

Looking NE from the Riverwalk south bank

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in July 2014

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BH Photo #288782

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Built in 1928. Crosses the Riverwalk in San Antonio. The Old Lone Star Brewery (San Antonio Museum of Art) is on the northwest end of bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over San Antonio River on West Jones Avenue. Built 1928
Location
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928 over San Antonio River
Builders
- C. Raeber (Engineer)
- J. G. Jeffery (Contractor)
Railroad
- Texas Transportation Co. (TXTC)
Design
Concrete stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Deck width: 39.0 ft.
Also called
Grand Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.43619, -98.48095   (decimal degrees)
29°26'10" N, 98°28'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/550341/3256425 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 150150B17900001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 61802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 89.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
1,910

Update Log 

  • July 30, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 21, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Trainboard - Image from when the bridge still had tracks