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UP - Guadalupe River Bridge (McQueeney)

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McQueeny RR.JPG

Photo taken by aaron leibold in May 2011

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BH Photo #209642

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Overview
Camelback through truss bridge over Guadalupe River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
McQueeney, Guadalupe County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built circa 1900. Original main span replaced due to flood damage.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (1949 Camelback Truss)
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.0 ft.
Total length: 500.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Also called
SP - McQueeney Bridge
SP - Guadalupe River Bridge (McQueeney)
UP - McQueeney Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.59263, -98.03816   (decimal degrees)
29°35'33" N, 98°02'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/593145/3274033 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McQueeney
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 150950021509018 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 49381 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
7,400

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2015: Merged duplicate listings
  • December 13, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • August 20, 2011: Added by aaron leibold

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