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Nails Creek Bridge

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Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Nails Creek on CR 114
Location
Lee County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1900; replaced 1996
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 39.0 ft.
Total length: 86.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.21972, -96.93611   (decimal degrees)
30°13'11" N, 96°56'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/698638/3344933 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Giddings
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 141440AA0067001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42084 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1991)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
40

Categories 

Built 1921 (497)
Built during 1920s (8,874)
Lee County, Texas (8)
Lost (18,942)
Lost 1996 (425)
Lost during 1990s (3,716)
Pony truss (15,085)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Structurally deficient (18,552)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,552)