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Caney Creek Bridge

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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)
Inspection (as of 03/1999)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 37.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
170

Categories 

Built 1921 (490)
Built during 1920s (8,751)
Deck truss (1,503)
Lamar County, Texas (37)
Lost (18,649)
NR-listed (2,844)
Owned by state (13,639)
Replaced by new bridge (12,349)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,433)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2012: Added by Jason Straub