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Edwards-Church Road Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over North Mesquite Creek on Edwards-Church Road in Dallas
Location
Dallas, Dallas County, Texas
Status
Demolished and replaced with a slab of concrete.
History
Built 1936
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 121.1 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.73167, -96.55056   (decimal degrees)
32°43'54" N, 96°33'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/729536/3624194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seagoville
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180570C00970001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32924 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2007)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 85.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
210

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,016)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Dallas County, Texas (96)
Dallas, Texas (61)
Lost (18,940)
Owned by city (4,547)
Pony truss (15,083)
Replaced by new bridge (12,565)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,014)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,701)
Truss (29,548)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge has been demolished and replaced.