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UP - Memorial Park Bridge (Westbound)

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Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #243623

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Memorial Drive on Railroad
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricator)
- H.E. Bovav Jr. (Consulting Engineer)
- Russ Mitchell, Inc. of Houston, Texas (Contractor)
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 126.0 ft.
Also called
UP - Memorial Drive Overpass (Westbound)
SP - Memorial Drive Overpass (Westbound)
SP - Memorial Park Bridge (Westbound)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.76857, -95.44828   (decimal degrees)
29°46'07" N, 95°26'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/263286/3295653 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Houston Heights
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020B44185007 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 54625 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
19,330

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke