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Caney Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over Caney Creek on FM 1509
Location
Lamar County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1948
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.61167, -95.74833   (decimal degrees)
33°36'42" N, 95°44'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/245010/3722486 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roxton
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96001102 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
TXNBI 011390004514101 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 50788 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1921 (509)
Built during 1920s (9,010)
Deck truss (1,538)
Lamar County, Texas (37)
Lost (19,643)
NR-listed (2,834)
Owned by state (14,047)
Replaced by new bridge (12,996)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,965)
Structurally deficient (18,105)
Texas (2,296)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,572)
Truss (29,810)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2012: Added by Jason Straub