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Gaskin Branch Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Gaskin Branch on CR 280
Location
Freestone County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1940
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.68083, -95.87111   (decimal degrees)
31°40'51" N, 95°52'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/227821/3508642 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Long Lake
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
40
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 170820AA0441001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33028 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2010)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16.2 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1940 (967)
Built during 1940s (3,692)
Freestone County, Texas (8)
Lost (19,725)
One-lane traffic (7,501)
Owned by county (19,008)
Pony truss (15,187)
Replaced by new bridge (13,060)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,055)
Structurally deficient (18,042)
Texas (2,304)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,133)
Truss (29,876)
Wooden deck (5,894)

Update Log 

  • September 1, 2016: Updated by aaron leibold: Bridge has been replaced

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