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SP - Neches River Bridge

Photos 

Historical Photo

From 1941 American Bridge Company Advertisement

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BH Photo #235439

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss Abt bascule bridge over Neches River on Railroad (Southern Pacific)
Location
Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, and Orange County, Texas
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Opened in 1941, abandoned in 1967, and removed in 1969.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 230.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.08425, -94.09350   (decimal degrees)
30°05'03" N, 94°05'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/394620/3328624 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beaumont East
Inventory number
BH 52967 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 22, 2014: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • June 1, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Mapped
  • October 17, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 18, 2012: Added by Nathan Holth

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