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Goodman Bridge

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Goodman Bridge, Douglass, Texas

Photo taken by Jared Rainer and Brandon Chumley in November 2009

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Description 

Bridge has been replaced and removed, and will be restored and installed at a park in Nacogdoches.

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Angelina River on CR 789
Location
Nacogdoches County, Texas, and Cherokee County, Texas
Status
Replaced, awaiting restoration and reassembly at park
Future prospects
Bridge will soon be moved to a park in Nacogdoches, TX
History
Built 1929
Builder
- Austin Bridge Co.
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 99.1 ft.
Total length: 149.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.57733, -94.89145   (decimal degrees)
31°34'38" N, 94°53'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/320512/3495139 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Durst Lakes
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 111740AA0510002 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 42125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2009)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
325

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2012: Updated by Jared Rainer: Bridge has been removed
  • February 15, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • January 19, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Builder.
  • February 10, 2010: Updated by Jared Rainer: Bridge still exists, photo added

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Goodman Bridge
Posted December 22, 2013, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)