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Cottonwood Creek Bridge

Photo 

Picture taken Jul 2007

Photo taken by Ken Miller

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BH Photo #243201

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Cottonwood Creek on CR 1364
Location
Hill County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1900
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.07611, -97.24556   (decimal degrees)
32°04'34" N, 97°14'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/665590/3550218 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hillsboro West
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 091100AA0482001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33104 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2008)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
72

Categories 

Built 1900 (899)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Hill County, Texas (23)
Lost (18,935)
NR-eligible (3,979)
One-lane traffic (7,433)
Owned by county (18,920)
Pony truss (15,080)
Replaced by new bridge (12,561)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,734)
Structurally deficient (18,550)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,545)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 2012: New photo from Ken Miller
  • February 20, 2011: Updated by Scott Wiley: Updated status.

Sources 

  • Scott Wiley - fifty [dot] fathoms [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Ken Miller - dermoons [at] gmail [dot] com