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HB&T - Brays Bayou Bridge

Photos 

Looking northeast

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #317467

Map 

Description 

While of similar construction, the east and west spans of this bridge appear to be of different age, with the west span being older.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Brays Bayou on Union Pacific Railroad Company/Houston Belt & Terminal Railway
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Houston Belt & Terminal Railway (HBT)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
UP - Brays Bayou Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.71441, -95.33293   (decimal degrees)
29°42'52" N, 95°19'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/274320/3289418 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Park Place
Inventory number
BH 66356 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,589)
Girder (8,149)
Harris County, Texas (126)
Houston Belt & Terminal Railway (12)
Houston, Texas (87)
Open (36,865)
Owned by railroad (9,932)
Plate girder (6,252)
Railroad (13,196)
Texas (2,258)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2015: Added by Patrick Feller

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