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Nueces River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Nueces River Bridge (Old)

1910 view

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #485541

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Nueces River on US 35
Location
Cottula, La Salle County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
7-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+28.42578, -99.24088   (decimal degrees)
28°25'33" N, 99°14'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/476409/3144392 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91218 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,386)
Cottula, Texas (1)
La Salle County, Texas (3)
Lost (24,184)
Nueces River (10)
Owned by county (20,591)
Pratt through truss (5,326)
Pratt truss (9,195)
Replaced by new bridge (16,140)
Texas (2,460)
Through truss (14,889)
Truss (32,502)

Update Log 

  • November 16, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • November 16, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com