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Old River Road Through Truss

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Old River Road Crossing Through Truss

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BH Photo #280157

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over North Bosque River on Old road alignment
Location
Bosque County, Texas
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1915;
Builder
- Penn Bridge Co. of Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 225.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.67882, -97.50764   (decimal degrees)
31°40'44" N, 97°30'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/641457/3505804 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mosheim
Inventory number
BH 60393 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bosque County, Texas (14)
Built 1915 (1,130)
Built during 1910s (8,752)
Closed (2,404)
Penn Bridge Co. (58)
Pratt through truss (4,598)
Pratt truss (8,018)
Texas (2,235)
Through truss (12,897)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,768)
Truss (29,443)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2014: Added by aaron leibold

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Comments 

Old River Road Through Truss
Posted September 21, 2015, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

It would be awesome if you could post them on here for us George!

Old River Road Through Truss
Posted September 21, 2015, by George Potter (gpottervm [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was built about 1915. We have pictures of it under construction.