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Sam Bass Road Bridge at Duck Creek

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Sam Bass at Duck Creek

Photo courtesy of Denton County archives

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BH Photo #275918

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Duck Creek on Sam Bass Road in Sanger
Location
Sanger, Denton County, Texas
Status
Relocated after being replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.39167, -97.21750   (decimal degrees)
33°23'30" N, 97°13'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/665784/3696128 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Valley View
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
98
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180610AA0153001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32951 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 99 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 12, 2017: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: design
  • February 24, 2014: New photos from Jerrell Parker
  • September 15, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Replaced by a new bridge
  • September 15, 2012: New photo from aaron leibold

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Jerrell Parker - jerrell [dot] parker [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Sam Bass Road Bridge at Duck Creek
Posted July 31, 2017, by Steve Quarrella (fishpope [at] iname [dot] com)

This bridge is now spending its retirement in front of Denton County Southwest Courthouse at 6200 Canyon Falls Dr, Roanoke, TX, in the vicinity of Argyle and Flower Mound. N 33 04.325 W 097 12.214