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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
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180610AA0153001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32951 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2009)
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
98

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