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Old Quintana Road - Guadalupe River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #256343

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Once carried Old Quintana Road. This is a Parker Through Truss near Seguin. North stringer approach is blocked off and full of vegetation. South approach is washed away. No builders plaque located.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned Parker Through Truss bridge over Guadalupe River
Location
McQueeney, Guadalupe County, Texas
Status
Abandoned
History
Locals date the bridge to the 1930's. Actual build date unknown. Closed to traffic in the 1960's.
Design
Parker through truss.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 185.0 ft.
Total length: 450.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old Seguin Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.56610, -98.02157   (decimal degrees)
29°33'58" N, 98°01'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/594777/3271106 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McQueeney
Inventory number
BH 49337 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2021: New photos from Mark Gonzalez
  • May 8, 2018: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • June 16, 2013: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • December 6, 2012: New Street View added by Jared Mixson
  • August 14, 2011: Added by aaron leibold

Sources 

  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jared
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mark Gonzalez - markgonzalez0619 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Old Quintana Rd. Through Truss
Posted September 3, 2011, by Kevin (kdellaria [at] yahoo [dot] com)

If the mapped location of this bridge is correct, it's actually located in Guadalupe County.