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Columbia Tap Rail-Trail - TX288 Overpass

Photos 

Looking North

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #317457

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over SH 288 on Columbia Tap Rail Trail
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built by Houston Belt & Terminal Railway (HBT) 1980; Converted to hike and bike trail
Railroads
- Houston Belt & Terminal Railway (HBT)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.9 ft.
Total length: 330.1 ft.
Also called
HB&T - TX288 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.70763, -95.37622   (decimal degrees)
29°42'27" N, 95°22'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/270116/3288752 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020059801007 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 66353 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
161,280

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2015: Added by Patrick Feller

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