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North Fork Chambers Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over North Fork Chambers Creek on Auburn Rd (CR 195)
Location
Ellis County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1935; replaced 1999
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.30972, -97.07222   (decimal degrees)
32°18'35" N, 97°04'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/681488/3576399 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maypearl
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180710AA0195001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42012 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/1992)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 30.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
50

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,649)
Built during 1930s (10,571)
Ellis County, Texas (44)
Lost (18,674)
Lost 1999 (409)
Lost during 1990s (3,707)
Pony truss (15,049)
Replaced by new bridge (12,371)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,564)
Structurally deficient (18,423)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,431)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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