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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

Map 

Street View 

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
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,918
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 report (as of November 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 58.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

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