Indian Creek Bridge / Old Bankhead Highway
Through view facing north
Photo taken by M C Toyer in September 2014
BH Photo #296868
Replacement concrete bridge on original 1922 Bankhead Highway / Texas Highway 1 / US 80 alignment, later named US Highway 180.
The highway was straightened and rebuilt in the 1950s but the original route continues to serve as a city street and feeder road.
- Slab bridge over Indian Creek on E. Bankhead / Old US 180
- Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto County, Texas
- Open to traffic
- Built 1940
- - Texas Highway Department
- Concrete slab with cast in place concrete posts and rails and concrete deck overlaid with asphalt
Length of largest span: 22.0 ft.
Total length: 65.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
- Also called
- Indian Creek Bridge / Old US 180
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +32.80043, -98.18186 (decimal degrees)
32°48'02" N, 98°10'55" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 14/576600/3629459 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Mineral Wells West
- 805 ft. above sea level
- Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
- Inventory numbers
- TXNBI 021820AA0118001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 63287 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- Inspection report (as of February 2015)
- Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.5 (out of 100)
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- October 2, 2014: Added by M C Toyer
- M C Toyer - mctoyer [at] hotmail [dot] com