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Hondo Creek Bridge

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Hondo Creek on CR 545
Location
Medina County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge, but moved to a field near orignal site
History
Built 1920; rehabilitated 1985
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 178.2 ft.
Total length: 274.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.22139, -99.07750   (decimal degrees)
29°13'17" N, 99°04'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/492467/3232516 (zone/easting/northing)
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Biry
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
150
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 151630AA0241001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33257 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • May 24, 2008: Updated by Max Johnson

Comments 

Hondo Creek Bridge
Posted May 23, 2008, by Roger & Kathleen Schumacher (kathleen_schumacher [at] Yahoo [dot] com)

Bridge has been replaced with a concrete one. At least we were lucky enough to see what was left of it on the side of the road.