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Branch Brazos River Bridge

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Brazos River on CR 259
Location
Milam County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1940; replaced 2001
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 68.9 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.95167, -96.77556   (decimal degrees)
30°57'06" N, 96°46'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/712491/3426367 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maysfield
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
70
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 171660AA0138001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33258 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1940s (3,692)
Lost (19,747)
Lost 2001 (425)
Lost during 2000s (3,786)
Milam County, Texas (22)
Owned by county (19,010)
Pony truss (15,189)
Replaced by new bridge (13,078)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,167)
Texas (2,305)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,621)
Truss (29,882)

Update Log 

  • July 13, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

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