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Old Stacy Road Bridge

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Overview
Relocated pony truss over drainage ditch in The Edge @ Allen Station Park in Allen, TX
Location
Allen, Collin County, Texas
Status
Bridge acts as an entranceway into Allen Station Park's skateboarding park known as The Edge
History
Built 1935 over Cottonwood Creek on Stacy Road; rehabilitated 1955; relocated and preserved at Allen Station Park in 2001
Design
Although this bridge was originally a Pony truss, the bridge is now "superimposed" onto a modern arch bridge, thusly making it a "Pony truss arch bridge."
Dimensions
Span length: 79.1 ft.
Total length: 79.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Also called
Cottonwood Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.10710, -96.66721   (decimal degrees)
33°06'26" N, 96°40'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/717680/3665580 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plano
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180430F00410001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32843 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2007)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
500

Categories 

Allen, Texas (5)
Built 1935 (1,650)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Collin County, Texas (25)
Have street view (22,092)
Lost 2001 (423)
Lost during 2000s (3,723)
Open to pedestrians (3,541)
Owned by city (4,491)
Pony truss (15,049)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,804)
Texas (2,234)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,941)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2012: Updated by James McCray: updated bridge's new location, purpose, and design

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Old Stacy Road Bridge
Posted April 21, 2012, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Interesting: A pony truss arch bridge