Rating:
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Blanket Creek Bridge

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Blanket Creek Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in August 2009

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BH Photo #144758

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Blanket Creek on CR 550
Location
Mills County, Texas
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1912
Design
Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.1 ft.
Total length: 144.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.53083, -98.74444   (decimal degrees)
31°31'51" N, 98°44'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/524260/3488462 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
60
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 231670AA0119001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33267 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2009)
Sufficiency rating: 17 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • November 9, 2011: New photo from Ken Miller
  • August 10, 2009: New photo from C Hanchey

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