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Forrest Brook Drive Bridge

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Description 

1968 was the listed construction date which is incorrect. It is not known if this is an error, refers to rehab, or relocation.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Red Oak Creek on Forrest Brook Drive in Ovilla
Location
Ellis County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1968
Design
Pin-connected half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 111.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.51497, -96.86091   (decimal degrees)
32°30'54" N, 96°51'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/700930/3599535 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lancaster
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 180710BB0080002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 32978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
52

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Updated GPS and info.

Comments 

Forrest Brook Drive Bridge
Posted April 29, 2012, by Tom Andrews (t_a_rantula [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Very nice bridge - well groomed drainage banks