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San Saba River Bridge

Photo 

Historic Photo

"Photograph shows people walking on the metal truss bridge that was built in 1910 and destroyed by flood in 1938."

Photo taken Ca 1918

View this photo at digital.utsa.edu

BH Photo #484559

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over San Saba River
Location
Voca, McCulloch County, Texas
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1910; Destroyed by flood 1938
Design
Camelback through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.01635, -99.19678   (decimal degrees)
31°00'59" N, 99°11'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/481217/3431430 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90948 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1910 (1,155)
Built during 1910s (9,624)
Camelback truss (371)
Deck truss (1,722)
Destroyed by flood (463)
Lost (24,601)
Lost 1938 (75)
Lost during 1930s (614)
McCulloch County, Texas (16)
Queenpost deck truss (5)
Texas (2,464)
Through truss (15,013)
Truss (32,702)
Voca, Texas (1)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2020: New photo from Mark Gonzalez

Sources 

  • Mark Gonzalez - markgonzalez0619 [at] gmail [dot] com