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Turkey Creek Bridge

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Turkey Creek on Union Hill Road in Mineral Wells
Location
Palo Pinto County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1925
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 101.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.86611, -98.14556   (decimal degrees)
32°51'58" N, 98°08'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/579940/3636767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mineral Wells West
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 021820AA0134001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33312 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2007)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
60

Categories 

Built 1925 (1,136)
Built during 1920s (8,774)
Lost (18,691)
Owned by county (18,855)
Palo Pinto County, Texas (14)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,390)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,037)
Texas (2,234)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,650)
Truss (29,444)

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2016: Updated by aaron leibold: "Bridge has been replaced

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