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UP - White Oak Bayou Bridge

Photos 

Before timber approaches removed

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #283461

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over White Oak Bayou on Union Pacific Railroad Company
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Future prospects
Uncertain
History
After flooding from Alicia, the timber approaches were removed
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Union Pacific RR Bridge over White Oak Bayou at Yale Street
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.77572, -95.39890   (decimal degrees)
29°46'33" N, 95°23'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/268078/3296345 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Houston Heights
Inventory number
BH 60945 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,024)
Deck girder (4,484)
Girder (7,932)
Harris County, Texas (128)
Have street view (22,066)
Houston, Texas (87)
Plate girder (6,104)
Railroad (13,078)
Texas (2,235)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,916)
White Oak Bayou (12)

Update Log 

  • August 16, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • May 12, 2014: Updated by Patrick Feller: Added categories "Railroad", "Union Pacific Railroad"

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