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Texas Electric - Rowlett Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #316022

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Rowlett Creek on Texas Electric Railway
Location
Allen, Collin County, Texas
Status
Removed
Railroads
- Interurban
- Texas Electric Railway (TER)
- Texas Traction Co. (TTC)
Design
Warren pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.07399, -96.68553   (decimal degrees)
33°04'26" N, 96°41'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/716051/3661871 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 65976 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Allen, Texas (5)
Collin County, Texas (25)
Interurban (784)
Lost (18,690)
Owned by railroad (9,824)
Plano, Texas (2)
Pony truss (15,052)
Railroad (13,091)
Texas (2,235)
Texas Electric Railway (13)
Texas Traction Co. (3)
Truss (29,448)
Warren pony truss (2,949)
Warren truss (5,792)

Update Log 

  • February 12, 2015: Added by Patrick Feller

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Comments 

Older Rowlett Creek Railroad Bridge
Posted February 14, 2015, by Patrick Feller (nakrnsm [at] aol [dot] com)

Thanks, MC

Older Rowlett Creek Railroad Bridge
Posted February 13, 2015, by M C Toyer (mctoyer [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Patrick -

The concrete abutments west of the extant railroad bridge are actually from the Dallas and Denison Interurban, Texas Electric Railway, which generally ran parallel to the H&TC.