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UP - I45/I10/US90 Viaduct

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Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #266056

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Interstate 45/Interstate 10/US 90, White Oak Bayou, and Heights Bike Trail on Railroad (UP)
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1961
Railroads
- Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Texas & New Orleans Railroad (TNO; T&NO)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 1,030.9 ft.
Also called
UP - I10 Overpass
UP - US90 Overpass
UP - I45 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.77243, -95.36596   (decimal degrees)
29°46'21" N, 95°21'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/271256/3295915 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Settegast
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020027107393 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 57899 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
112,140

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2014: Updated by Patrick Feller: Added categories "Railroad", "White Oak Bayou"
  • September 8, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke