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Aquilla Creek Bridge

Photo 

Picture taken Jul 2007

Photo taken by Ken Miller

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BH Photo #243199

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Aquilla Creek on CR 1321
Location
Hill County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1900
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.02778, -97.25194   (decimal degrees)
32°01'40" N, 97°15'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/665074/3544850 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Blanton
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 091100AA0549001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33095 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2008)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
41

Categories 

Built 1900 (900)
Built during 1900s (6,350)
Hill County, Texas (23)
Lost (18,948)
Lost 2010 (387)
Lost during 2010s (2,080)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Owned by county (18,928)
Pony truss (15,088)
Replaced by new bridge (12,572)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,017)
Structurally deficient (18,555)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,528)
Truss (29,557)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 2012: New photo from Ken Miller
  • January 30, 2011: Updated by Scott Wiley: Updated status description

Sources 

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