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US 190 Colorado River Bridge

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US 190 Colorado River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144792

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Colorado River on US 190
Location
Lampasas County, Texas, and San Saba County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Builders
- Cage Brothers
- L.A. Turner
- Virginia Bridge Co. of Roanoke, Virginia
Design
Cantilevered Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.2 ft.
Total length: 1,295.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.21778, -98.56417   (decimal degrees)
31°13'04" N, 98°33'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/541512/3453819 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 231410027205023 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 96001125 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 33180 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
1,360

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2012: Updated by Jason Straub: added NRHP info
  • September 7, 2011: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • September 7, 2011: New photos from Linda Thaxton
  • August 10, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is located on the San Saba County Line

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Colorado River Bridge
Posted June 19, 2008, by Markus Haas (markus [at] sweeet [dot] net)

A picture from 2003.