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Blanco River Bridge

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Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Blanco River on Old Martindale Road
Location
Hays County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1915
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 149.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.87132, -97.91551   (decimal degrees)
29°52'17" N, 97°54'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/604734/3305020 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Marcos South
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
400
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 141060AA0295001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 54826 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Beam (12,939)
Built 1915 (1,143)
Built during 1910s (8,965)
Hays County, Texas (7)
Lost (19,746)
Owned by county (19,010)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,083)
Steel stringer (5,106)
Structurally deficient (18,029)
Texas (2,305)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,386)

Update Log 

  • December 6, 2012: Added by Jared Mixson

Sources 

  • Jared Mixson