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UP - Landa Street Overpass

Photos 

Retaining Walls Leading to Overpass from Southeast

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #139704

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Landa St. (S.H. 46 Business) on Union Pacific RR in New Braunfels
Location
New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Builder
- Bart Moore, Inc. of San Antonio, Texas
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Also called
MKT - Landa Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.70472, -98.12889   (decimal degrees)
29°42'17" N, 98°07'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/584265/3286384 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Braunfels West
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 150460021502012 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42511 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
15,040

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • June 28, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 3, 2009: Added by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

  • Rick Mattioni
  • HAER TX-32 - Comal Creek Bridge, Spanning Comal Creek at Business Route 46, New Braunfels, Comal County, TX
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke