Colorado River Bridge
View from the low-water bypass below.
Photo taken by Kevin Dellaria in May 2011
BH Photo #213523
The location of this bridge needs further verification. On the map, the location appears accurate, based on distance traveled on CR 337, road markers, etc. But the waterway the bridge spans appears to be little more than large, dry gulch, and may not be the Colorado river.
- Pony truss bridge over Colorado River on CR 337
- Mitchell County, Texas
- Closed to traffic. A useable bypass is below the bridge.
- Built 1950; rehabilitated 1970
- Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 409.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +32.20944, -100.87306 (decimal degrees)
32°12'34" N, 100°52'23" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 14/323469/3565189 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Pecan Crossing
- Inventory numbers
- TXNBI 081680AA0142002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33272 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection (as of 06/2009)
- Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.7 (out of 100)
- Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
- September 11, 2011: New photos from Kevin Dellaria