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UP - La Grange Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #235181

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Colorado River on Railroad
Location
La Grange, Fayette County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
La Grange Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.90496, -96.88988   (decimal degrees)
29°54'18" N, 96°53'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/703733/3310124 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Grange West
Inventory number
BH 52897 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1906 (544)
Built during 1900s (6,285)
Fayette County, Texas (21)
King Bridge Co. (284)
La Grange, Texas (2)
Open (36,590)
Owned by railroad (9,826)
Parker through truss (1,165)
Parker truss (1,519)
Railroad (13,093)
Texas (2,235)
Through truss (12,900)
Truss (29,451)

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Bridge is a 1906 King Bridge

Sources 

  • Luke