Rating:
No votes cast

Padre Island Causeway

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pontoon swing bridge over Intracoastal Waterway on Padre Island Causeway
Location
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1950; Replaced 1973
Design
Pontoon Swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.63478, -97.23999   (decimal degrees)
27°38'05" N, 97°14'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/673644/3057983 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crane Islands NW
Inventory number
BH 71195 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (12,281)
Built 1950 (526)
Built during 1950s (3,360)
Concrete stringer (618)
Corpus Christi, Texas (9)
Floating (34)
Lost (18,949)
Lost 1973 (45)
Lost during 1970s (395)
Movable (2,712)
Nueces County, Texas (15)
Owned by city (4,550)
Pontoon (35)
Replaced by new bridge (12,573)
Swing (1,251)
Texas (2,258)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2016: Added by Luke