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Aquilla Creek Bridge

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Aquilla Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #145241

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Aquilla Creek on Rogers Hill Road
Location
McLennan County, Texas
Status
Bypassed by new bridge
History
Built 1892 by the Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works; bypassed by new bridge in 1998
Builder
- Missouri Valley Bridge & Iron Works of Leavenworth, Kansas
Design
Pin-connected, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 110.9 ft.
Total length: 167.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.74060, -97.20415   (decimal degrees)
31°44'26" N, 97°12'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/670115/3513086 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gholson
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 091610AA0428002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1990)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 13.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
150

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2013: New Street View added by Jared Mixson
  • August 17, 2009: Bridge is actually in McLennan County
  • August 15, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is open to pedestrians; added bridge builder

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jared Mixson