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Big Onion Creek Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Big Onion Creek on CR 362
Location
Ellis County, Texas
Status
Bridge no longer exists
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.1 ft.
Total length: 179.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.22689, -96.67316   (decimal degrees)
32°13'37" N, 96°40'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/719265/3567960 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cryer Creek
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180710AA0362001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42014 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/1989)
Deck condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
10

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,582)
Ellis County, Texas (44)
Lost (18,691)
Lost 1992 (427)
Lost during 1990s (3,707)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,050)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Structurally deficient (18,443)
Texas (2,234)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,767)
Truss (29,444)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge no longer exists

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