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SA&AP - Nueces Bay Causeway (Old)

Photos 

Corpus Christi rail bridge

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2013

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BH Photo #283643

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss swing bridge over Nueces Bay on San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway
Location
Corpus Christi, Nueces County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1896, Replaced ca. 1913
Railroads
- San Antonio & Aransas Pass Railway (SA&AP)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Texas & Northern Railway (TN)
Design
Howe through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+27.83897, -97.37587   (decimal degrees)
27°50'20" N, 97°22'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/659937/3080423 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Corpus Christi
Inventory number
BH 60991 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • May 16, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke