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Josephine Street Bridge

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Josephine Street Bridge

Looking South-elevation

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in July 2014

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BH Photo #289779

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Street View 

Description 

Built in 1929 the Josephine Street Bridge is part of the San Antonio Riverwalk. It lies immediately downstream from one of the dams and the large bore flood tunnels that channel water underground and out of downtown to control flooding in downtown San Antonio.

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over San Antonio River on West Josephine
Location
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1929. Crosses the Riverwalk
Builders
- C. Raeber (bridge engineer)
- J. G. Jeffery (contractor)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 85.0 ft.
Deck width: 44.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.44549, -98.48145   (decimal degrees)
29°26'44" N, 98°28'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/550289/3257456 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Antonio East
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 150150B17930001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 61970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
5,810

Update Log 

  • July 30, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 26, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

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Sources 

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