Rating:
1 vote

UP - Dickinson Bayou Swing Bridge

Photos 

photo

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #282190

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Dickinson Bayou on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Texas City, Galveston County, Texas
Status
removed some time after April 2009
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.46097, -94.97405   (decimal degrees)
29°27'40" N, 94°58'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/308567/3260681 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Texas City
Inventory number
BH 60716 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Galveston County, Texas (22)
Girder (8,171)
Lost (18,942)
Movable (2,712)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Plate girder (6,273)
Railroad (13,232)
Swing (1,251)
Texas (2,258)
Texas City, Texas (1)
Through girder (3,029)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)

Update Log 

  • April 21, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • April 19, 2014: Added by Patrick Feller

Sources