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Hill Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #269759

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Facts 

Overview
Haunched steel stringer bridge over Buffalo Bayou on South Jensen Drive
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938
Builder
- Russ Mitchell, Inc. of Houston, Texas (Contractor)
Design
Haunched steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 143.1 ft.
Total length: 500.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 31, 2007
Also called
Jensen Drive Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.76139, -95.34333   (decimal degrees)
29°45'41" N, 95°20'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/273419/3294646 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Settegast
Inventory numbers
NRHP 07001131 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
TXNBI 121020B34713149 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 50782 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 58.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,918

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Addeed contractor
  • June 8, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • January 4, 2012: Added by Jason Straub

Sources 

  • Luke