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Possum Kingdom Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #115090

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Eighteen-span stone arch bridge over Brazos River on TX 16
Location
Palo Pinto County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1942 by the Works Progress Administration
Builder
- Works Progress Administration
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 433.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 14, 2015
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.85883, -98.41160   (decimal degrees)
32°51'32" N, 98°24'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/555053/3635789 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fortune Bend
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 021820036202003 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 15000153 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 33309 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 72.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
670

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2008: New photos from Historic American Engineering Record

Sources 

  • Historic American Engineering Record