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Little Brushy Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Brushy Creek on CR 437
Location
Lavaca County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1930
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.16917, -97.02972   (decimal degrees)
29°10'09" N, 97°01'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/691611/3228334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Terryville
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 131430AA0420001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33186 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1930 (1,594)
Built during 1930s (10,772)
Lavaca County, Texas (21)
Lost (19,748)
One-lane traffic (7,503)
Owned by county (19,010)
Pony truss (15,189)
Replaced by new bridge (13,079)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,084)
Structurally deficient (18,027)
Texas (2,305)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,105)
Truss (29,882)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2014: Updated by Patrick Feller: Satellite view shows that the bridge has been replaced

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