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Salt Creek Bridge

Photos 

North approach

Photo taken by Markus Haas in January 2009

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BH Photo #132583

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Salt Creek on CR 223
Location
Live Oak County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1912
Design
The deck of this bridge is made of iron pipes welded to the frame.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 98.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+28.54278, -98.06639   (decimal degrees)
28°32'34" N, 98°03'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/591333/3157686 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ray Point
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 161490AA0151001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33228 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2011)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
35

Update Log 

  • March 26, 2014: Updated by Frank Hicks: Bridge has been replaced
  • January 25, 2009: New photos from Markus Haas
  • January 24, 2009: Updated by Markus Haas: Added specific design info

Sources 

  • Markus Haas - markus [at] sweeet [dot] net
  • Frank Hicks