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Rocky Creek Bridge

Photo 

The bridge at its new location over Boggy Creek at the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #286961

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Rocky Creek on CR 286
Location
Lavaca County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; replaced 1996
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 221.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.41500, -97.16278   (decimal degrees)
29°24'54" N, 97°09'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/678241/3255369 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shiner
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 131430AA0286001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42079 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/1991)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 30.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
410

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2014: Photo imported by Patrick Feller