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Rutherford's Crossing Bridge

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Rutherford's Crossing Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #145307

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Red Oak Creek on Rutherford Road
Location
Ellis County, Texas
Status
Closed to traffic
History
Built 1919; Bypassed by new bridge in 2005
Builder
- Texas Bridge Co.
Dimensions
Span length: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 69.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.44833, -96.74111   (decimal degrees)
32°26'54" N, 96°44'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/712342/3592378 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palmer
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180710AA0562001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32982 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2007)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
113

Categories 

Built 1919 (461)
Built during 1910s (8,744)
Closed (2,405)
Ellis County, Texas (44)
Have street view (22,040)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Texas (2,235)
Texas Bridge Co. (1)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,433)
Warren pony truss (2,946)
Warren truss (5,783)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • August 15, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge still exists but is closed to traffic; bridge is known as the Rutherford's Crossing Bridge
  • July 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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