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Rogers Street Bridge

Photos 

Overview

The first five photos were taken in July 2004 while the bridge was undergoing rehabilitation. Bridge was painted yellow and new approach supports were complete and bridge was awaiting new deck.

Photo taken by Wayne Kizziar

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BH Photo #113765

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge on Rogers Street over Waxahachie Creek in Waxahachie
Location
Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1889 by Wrought Iron Bridge Company Canton Ohio . Rehabilitated 2004.
Builders
- Carnegie Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Steel Manufacturer)
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.38206, -96.85038   (decimal degrees)
32°22'55" N, 96°51'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/702216/3584817 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Waxahachie
Inventory number
BH 36466 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2017: Updated by Dave King: Added categories "Lally columns", "Painted yellow", "Carnegie Steel Co."
  • May 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • April 28, 2008: New photos from Wayne Kizziar
  • April 27, 2008: New photos from Wayne Kizziar
  • April 19, 2008: Updated by Wayne Kizziar
  • April 18, 2008: Added by Wayne Kizziar

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