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UP - Salt Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #248098

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Salt Creek on Road
Location
Limestone County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
SP - Salt Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.70981, -96.47999   (decimal degrees)
31°42'35" N, 96°28'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/738809/3511032 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mexia
Inventory number
BH 55486 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,273)
Built 1912 (735)
Built during 1910s (8,806)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,644)
Deck arch (10,510)
Limestone County, Texas (34)
Open (36,894)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Railroad (13,233)
Southern Pacific Railroad (488)
Texas (2,258)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke