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Waring Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Barclay Gibson

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BH Photo #249885

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Waring Creek on CR 607
Location
Hamilton County, Texas
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built ca. 1920
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 131.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.78099, -98.21205   (decimal degrees)
31°46'52" N, 98°12'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/574603/3516430 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gentrys Mill
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 090980AA0299001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33076 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/1998)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1994)
55

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2013: New photos from Barclay Gibson
  • October 9, 2011: Updated by Luke Harden: This is a Half-hip polygonal warren pony truss

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

Waring Creek Bridge
Posted January 21, 2010, by Robert Steed (rstarsteed [at] aol [dot] com)

Photo taken 1/18/10