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UP - TX71 Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #284889

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Bu 71 F on Up Rr
Location
Columbus, Colorado County, Texas
Status
Open
History
Built 1934
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 34.1 ft.
Also called
UP RR over Business 71
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.70767, -96.54688   (decimal degrees)
29°42'28" N, 96°32'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/737325/3288912 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Columbus
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 130450026608023 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 61234 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
5,600

Categories 

Beam (11,969)
Built 1934 (697)
Built during 1930s (10,583)
Colorado County, Texas (21)
Columbus, Texas (3)
Open (36,590)
Owned by railroad (9,826)
Railroad (13,091)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Steel stringer (4,694)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,862)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,923)

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2014: Added by Patrick Feller

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