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Abandoned County Rd or Old FM 1853

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Photo taken by W Schutz in March 2012

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BH Photo #227523

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Description 

This structure is typical of numerous on- and off-system structures in Eastland County

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned slab bridge over Draw
Location
Eastland County, Texas
Status
Abandoned
History
Built est. 1940; FM 1853 realigned in ~1958
Design
3 span continuous concrete flat slab bridge on masonry supports (or 3 barrel culvert)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 10.0 ft.
Total length: 31.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.50896, -99.04612   (decimal degrees)
32°30'32" N, 99°02'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/495668/3596853 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indian Knoll
Inventory number
BH 51686 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 12, 2012: Added by W Schutz