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Branch Little Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Little Creek on Westmoreland Rd (CR 103)
Location
Ellis County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930; replaced 1991
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 41.0 ft.
Total length: 41.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.54389, -96.87417   (decimal degrees)
32°32'38" N, 96°52'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/699621/3602716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lancaster
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180710AA0103001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42009 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/1991)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 82.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
494

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,582)
Ellis County, Texas (44)
Functionally obsolete (7,986)
Lost (18,693)
Lost 1991 (293)
Lost during 1990s (3,707)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,391)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Texas (2,234)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Truss (29,444)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Added GPS coordinates

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