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UP - Old Spanish Trail Overpass

Photos 

Girder Portion

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #247232

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Old Spanish trail/US 90 on Railroad
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Railroads
- Houston Belt & Terminal Railway (HBT)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Also called
UP - US90 Overpass
HB&T - Old Spanish Trail Overpass
HB&T - US90 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.70997, -95.33146   (decimal degrees)
29°42'36" N, 95°19'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/274453/3288923 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Park Place
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020002710042 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 55293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
8,300

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke