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UP - Cedar Bayou Lift Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #235261

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Cedar Bayou on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Baytown, Harris County, Texas, and Chambers County, Texas
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1966
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Warren through truss
Also called
MoPac - Cedar Bayou Lift Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.71681, -94.94546   (decimal degrees)
29°43'01" N, 94°56'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/311815/3288990 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morgans Point
Inventory number
BH 52921 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2014: Photo imported by Patrick Feller
  • August 28, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 26, 2012: New Street View added by Jared Mixson
  • July 16, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • July 14, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Comments 

UP - Cedar Bayou Lift Bridge
Posted September 11, 2015, by Luke

According to http://www.newspapers.com/newspage/6606310/ it was built in 1966, and was relocated from Arkansas.

UP - Cedar Bayou Lift Bridge
Posted September 11, 2015, by Danny Rains (drains [at] bbiius [dot] com)

Does any one know when and who built the bridge