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Boggy Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Boggy Creek on Buxkemper Road
Location
Colorado County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 2001
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.90861, -96.56278   (decimal degrees)
29°54'31" N, 96°33'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/735315/3311155 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Industry
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 130450AA0142001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32861 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
30

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,694)
Colorado County, Texas (21)
Lost (18,949)
Lost 2001 (424)
Lost during 2000s (3,757)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pony truss (15,088)
Replaced by new bridge (12,573)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,017)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,702)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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