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ATSF - Spindletop Bayou Trestle

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #287509

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Spindletop Bayou on AT & SF Railroad
Location
Stowell, Chambers County, Texas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
The railroad stopped running from Bolivar Pass to High Island in 1942, but continued to operate between Winnie and High Island into the 1960s and abandoned in 1995
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Timber stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.75366, -94.37619   (decimal degrees)
29°45'13" N, 94°22'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/366936/3292282 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 61645 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2014: New Street View added by Patrick Feller

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