Rating:
No votes cast

CR 327 Through Truss

Photos 

CR 327 Through Truss

Google Earth

Enlarge

BH Photo #234731

Map 

Description 

A bridge is shown at this crossing on the 1902 USGS map. There are two extant pilings that appear to predate this through truss bridge on the NE bank on the opposite side of the present bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge on CR 327 over Elm Fork Trinity River
Location
Cooke County, Texas
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.60337, -97.28718   (decimal degrees)
33°36'12" N, 97°17'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/658916/3719494 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hood
Elevation
805 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 52832 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,056)
Cooke County, Texas (32)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,834)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,952)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,308)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2014: Updated by M C Toyer: Updated location and added photos
  • July 8, 2012: Added by aaron leibold

Sources 

  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • M C Toyer - mctoyer [at] hotmail [dot] com