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Waterloo Park Bridge

Photo 

AndersonRdGraysonCo

Bridge at original location

Photo taken by Ken Miller (Moon)

BH Photo #212086

Map 

Description 

Waterloo Lake Regional Park within the Denison city limits. Near the earthen dam is an obviously relocated through-truss iron bridge with a plate stating: Kansas City Bridge and Iron Co. 1886. The bridge will be part of a hiking trail. Bridge relocated from Anderson Rd. in Grayson County.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge relocated to public park
Location
Denison, Grayson County, Texas
Status
On display in park, used as pathway
History
Built in 1886 by the Kansas City Bridge & Iron Company
Builder
- Kansas City Bridge & Iron Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
Design
Pin Connected Pratt Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 115.2 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Anderson Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.74329, -96.56673   (decimal degrees)
33°44'36" N, 96°34'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/725407/3736352 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sherman
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 010920AA0339003 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33046 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
40

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • September 2, 2011: Updated by aaron leibold: Bridge relocated. Plaque builder and date information. Photo & Truss type.

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