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UP - Hempstead Highway Overpass #1

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #235273

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Hempstead Hwy on Union Pacific Rr
Location
Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Span length: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 46.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.78361, -95.43667   (decimal degrees)
29°47'01" N, 95°26'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/264444/3297297 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Houston Heights
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020B31281004 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 52932 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
27,030

Categories 

Beam (12,263)
Built 1934 (701)
Built during 1930s (10,689)
Harris County, Texas (126)
Open (36,881)
Railroad (13,214)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,733)
Steel stringer (4,837)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,931)

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke