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Faust Street Bridge

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Photo taken July 2004 by Wayne Kizziar

BH Photo #108946

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Guadalupe River on Faust Street in New Braunfels
Location
New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1887 by the King Bridge Co.; made obsolete by new bridge in 1932; rehabilitated 1998
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Two wrought-iron, pin-connected, Whipple through trusses
Dimensions
Total length: 640.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 17, 2009
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.69726, -98.10687   (decimal degrees)
29°41'50" N, 98°06'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/586402/3285573 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Braunfels East
Inventory numbers
NRHP 09000138 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 32867 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 30, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Wrought Iron"
  • October 4, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 9, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • December 17, 2009: Updated by David Backlin: Added to National Register
  • August 16, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Added GPS coordinates
  • August 10, 2006: Posted photos from Wayne Kizziar

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Comments 

Faust Street Bridge
Posted December 30, 2016, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I think the pictures that were last uploaded are of a different bridge, just a long shot.