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Brazos River Bridge

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TX 174 Brazos River Bridge

Taken from Kimball Bend Park.

Photo taken by Gail Hurley Oct. 2010

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BH Photo #192482

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Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Brazos River on TX 174
Location
Hill County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1950
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 201.1 ft.
Total length: 1,294.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.12389, -97.49083   (decimal degrees)
32°07'26" N, 97°29'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/642364/3555165 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 091100051902005 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
2,640

Categories 

Brazos River (30)
Built 1950 (517)
Built during 1950s (3,245)
Deck truss (1,504)
Functionally obsolete (7,976)
Hill County, Texas (23)
Open (36,529)
Owned by state (13,640)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,805)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,659)
Truss (29,434)

Update Log 

  • January 17, 2011: New photos from Scott Wiley

Sources 

  • Scott Wiley - fifty [dot] fathoms [at] yahoo [dot] com