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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

Map 

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 (15)
Built 1915 (1,135)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Closed (2,443)
Penn Bridge Co. (58)
Pin-connected (3,301)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,950)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Truss (29,552)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • 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.