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Kemah Drawbridge

Photos 

From an August 1984 Kodachrome slide

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

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BH Photo #282281

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bascule bridge over Clear Creek on TX 146
Location
Kemah, Galveston County, Texas, and Harris County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1964; Replaced 1986
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.54947, -95.02309   (decimal degrees)
29°32'58" N, 95°01'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/303981/3270571 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
League City
Inventory number
BH 60719 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 29, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 16, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added build date
  • April 20, 2014: New photo from Patrick Feller
  • April 19, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 19, 2014: Added by Patrick Feller

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