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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)
Inspection (as of 03/2008)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 13.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
170

Categories 

Built 1930 (1,621)
Built during 1930s (10,692)
Lavaca County, Texas (21)
Lost (18,943)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Owned by county (18,927)
Pony truss (15,087)
Replaced by new bridge (12,568)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,738)
Structurally deficient (18,554)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,554)

Update Log 

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

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