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Japhet Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #287249

Map 

Street View 

Description 

The latest bridge into an historic location along Buffalo Bayou

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Japhet Creek on Emile Street
Location
Houston, Harris County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1991
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 15.1 ft.
Total length: 120.1 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Also called
Emile Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.76422, -95.32414   (decimal degrees)
29°45'51" N, 95°19'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/275282/3294922 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Settegast
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 121020B22385144 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 61632 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 79.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
1,000

Categories 

Beam (12,280)
Built 1991 (63)
Built during 1990s (570)
Harris County, Texas (126)
Have street view (22,590)
Houston, Texas (87)
Modern (1,715)
Open (36,900)
Owned by city (4,550)
Span length under 25 feet (5,849)
Texas (2,258)
Timber stringer (3,377)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,702)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2014: New Street View added by Patrick Feller

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