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UP - San Bernard River Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #235249

Map 

Video 

Time-lapse video of bridge replacement by Union Pacific RR

Union Pacific RR

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Description 

Main span replaced by railroad July 2018--see https://www.facebook.com/unionpacific/videos/438416733316167...

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over San Bernard River on Railroad
Location
Brazoria County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 2018
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 614.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.04178, -95.62150   (decimal degrees)
29°02'30" N, 95°37'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/244721/3215450 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brazoria
Inventory number
BH 52926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2018: New video from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • May 1, 2014: Photo imported by Patrick Feller
  • April 20, 2014: Updated by Patrick Feller: Added category "Navigable waterway" "San Bernard River"
  • April 19, 2014: Updated by Patrick Feller: Fixed spelling in name
  • August 26, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 14, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler
  • Patrick Feller - nakrnsm [at] aol [dot] com
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV