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UP - North Main Street Subway

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #235199

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Railroad on North Main Street
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
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History
Reconstructed 1923
Builder
- Walling, Haralson, & Adams of Houston, Texas (Contractors)
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Also called
Judge Alfred Hernandez Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.77141, -95.35929   (decimal degrees)
29°46'17" N, 95°21'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/271899/3295788 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Settegast
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
500
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020B41697002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 52906 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 85.5 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 3, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • July 14, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke