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Waco Suspension Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #115067

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Suspension bridge over the Brazos River on Bridge Street in Waco
Location
Waco, McLennan County, Texas
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1869-70; rehabilitated 1914
Design
Wire suspension
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 22, 1970
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.56112, -97.12723   (decimal degrees)
31°33'40" N, 97°07'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/677744/3493311 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 70000850 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 33256 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • November 15, 2012: New photos from Brent Tindall
  • February 14, 2011: Updated by Matthew Lohry: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • June 10, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

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