Rating:
No votes cast

Kings Creek Bridge

Map 

Description 

Altered for use as a concert stage

Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss bridge now located in Kemp city park.
Location
Kaufman County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new PS concrete girder bridge
History
Built 1920
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 9.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.44861, -96.28028   (decimal degrees)
32°26'55" N, 96°16'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/755674/3593419 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grays Prairie
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
10
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 181300AA0430003 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33147 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
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: 100 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 2, 2012: Updated by W Schutz: Bridge replaced in 2009

Related Bridges 

Sources 

Comments 

Kings Creek Bridge
Posted January 27, 2020, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Speaking as a guy who has played bass in bands for years, I would LOVE to play on that stage!!

Kings Creek Bridge
Posted January 27, 2020, by Steve Quarrella (fishpope [at] iname [dot] com)

The bridge is now in Kemp City Park, converted into a concert stage, dedicated to the memory of Jerry Wayne Hazelip, a Kemp City Councilman and community leader who passed on in early 2014.

Kings Creek Bridge
Posted July 31, 2011, by Bridgehunting Texas (aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com)

Bridge has been replaced with concrete deck. Location/status of original bridge unknown.