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Sandy Fork Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sandy Fork on CR 407
Location
Gonzales County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.59611, -97.29694   (decimal degrees)
29°35'46" N, 97°17'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/664929/3275243 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dilworth
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 130900AA0407001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
20

Categories 

Built 1930 (1,603)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Gonzales County, Texas (19)
Lost (18,695)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,393)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Texas (2,234)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,444)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2009: Updated by Markus Haas

Sources 

  • Markus Haas - markus [at] sweeet [dot] net