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Branch South Mesquite Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of South Mesquite Creek on Mesquite Valley Road
Location
Dallas County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1935; replaced 1993
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.74833, -96.56417   (decimal degrees)
32°44'54" N, 96°33'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/728217/3626012 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seagoville
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180570C01945001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1990)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 29.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
640

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,669)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Dallas County, Texas (96)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 1993 (432)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Pony truss (15,085)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,015)
Structurally deficient (18,552)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,526)
Truss (29,552)