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Bastrop Bayou Bridge

Photos 

Photo provied by the Brazoria County Historical Museum

View this photo at bchm.org

BH Photo #338915

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss swing bridge over Bastrop Bayou
Location
Brazoria County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1893
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.11285, -95.38405   (decimal degrees)
29°06'46" N, 95°23'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/268010/3222838 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 69534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Brazoria County, Texas (22)
Built 1893 (180)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Lost (18,690)
Movable (2,705)
Navigable waterway (1,998)
Owned by state (13,681)
Pratt through truss (4,600)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Swing (1,248)
Texas (2,235)
Through truss (12,899)
Truss (29,448)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 7, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added image from the BCHM + stream name fix
  • October 7, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke