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UP - North Wayside Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #242492

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over South Wayside Drive/US90 on Railroad
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Galveston, Houston & Henderson Railroad (GH&H)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Also called
GH&H - North Wayside Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.73500, -95.30704   (decimal degrees)
29°44'06" N, 95°18'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/276871/3291651 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Park Place
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020002710173 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 54383 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
31,000

Update Log 

  • November 9, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke