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Leon River Bridge CR 210

Photos 

Wrecked Approach

Photo taken by aaron leibold in March 2014

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BH Photo #280128

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Leon River on CR 210
Location
Hamilton County, Texas
Status
Southern approach completely washed away and truss has collapsed into river.
History
Bypassed by new bridge in 2000
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 103.0 ft.
Total length: 174.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.78346, -98.05921   (decimal degrees)
31°47'00" N, 98°03'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/589072/3516819 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eidson Lake
Elevation
996 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 090980AA0168001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33070 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2006)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
21

Categories 

Collapsed (180)
Hamilton County, Texas (29)
Leon River (26)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 2000 (374)
Lost during 2000s (3,757)
Owned by county (18,920)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Skewed (4,717)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,067)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,948)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,308)
Truss (29,548)

Update Log 

  • October 29, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Clarified status to say collapsed.
  • October 10, 2014: Updated by M C Toyer: added elevation, new photos
  • March 24, 2014: Updated by aaron leibold: Photos added
  • July 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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Comments 

Leon River Bridge
Posted March 24, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

That will buff right out - no problem :^)