Rating:
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Gable Street Swing Bridge

Photo 

Remains

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #271518

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Buffalo Bayou on Gable Street (Now McKee Street)
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1908. Replaced 1932
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.76619, -95.35207   (decimal degrees)
29°45'58" N, 95°21'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/272585/3295196 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Settegast
Inventory number
BH 58922 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Buffalo Bayou (18)
Built 1908 (614)
Built during 1900s (6,282)
Harris County, Texas (128)
Houston, Texas (87)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1932 (35)
Lost during 1930s (361)
Movable (2,705)
Replaced by new bridge (12,382)
Swing (1,248)
Texas (2,234)

Update Log 

  • December 2, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke