Ellis-McGinnis Construction is renovating the Waldrip Bridge as part of a larger contract with TxDOT that includes work on two smaller truss bridges - one near San Saba and the other across Turkey Creek on FM 114, about 30 miles north of Brownwood.
Length of largest span: 129.9 ft.
Total length: 130.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.9 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.98333, -99.14833(decimal degrees) 31°58'60" N, 99°08'54" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
USGS topographic map
TXNBI 230250AA0114002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32799 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2011)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Superstructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9) Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory(6 out of 9) Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
June 8, 2012: New photos from Ken Miller
August 26, 2011: Updated by aaron leibold: renovations schelduled