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Northeast Texas Trail - Cane Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Barclay Gibson

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BH Photo #247105

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned brick arch bridge over Cane Creek on Old railroad grade
Location
Roxton, Lamar County, Texas
Status
Abandoned
Builder
- Works Progress Administration
Railroads
- Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway (GC&SF)
- Rail-to-trail
- Texas & Pacific Railway (T&P)
Design
Brick and stone arch
Also called
T&P Cane Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.55265, -95.72276   (decimal degrees)
33°33'10" N, 95°43'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/247211/3715877 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roxton
Inventory number
BH 55266 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 20, 2013: New photos from Barclay Gibson
  • January 20, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added city, buiilder, & railroad categories
  • January 20, 2013: Added by James Baughn

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Northeast Texas Trail - Cane Creek Bridge
Posted November 21, 2015, by ben fly (benfly [at] earthlink [dot] net)

Photo shows a Works Progress Administration built bridge

(1930s). In Roxton Texas between Sunset and Market streets. Railroad was Santa Fe's Dallas - Paris line.