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TX89 Brazos River Bridge

Photos 

Bridge over the Brazos...

US 281 bridge over the Brazos River near Santo Texas (Palo Pinto County)

Photo taken by Albert Johnston in November 2015

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BH Photo #341336

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Brazos River on I-20 North Frontage Road
Location
Parker County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1994
Builder
- Buckner Bros. of Cleburne, Texas
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 165.0 ft.
Total length: 892.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.66722, -98.03232   (decimal degrees)
32°40'02" N, 98°01'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/590735/3614809 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brazos East
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
1,160
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 021840031401006 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 96001115 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 33316 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Brazos River (33)
Buckner Bros. (5)
Built 1934 (709)
Built during 1930s (10,771)
Have street view (23,735)
NR-listed (2,837)
Open (37,173)
Owned by state (14,182)
Parker County, Texas (21)
Parker through truss (1,194)
Parker truss (1,552)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,857)
Texas (2,305)
Through truss (13,181)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,576)
Truss (29,881)
US 281 (13)

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • February 28, 2016: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: refined design
  • February 10, 2016: Photo imported by Dave King
  • November 16, 2015: New photo from Albert Johnston
  • January 4, 2012: Updated by Jason Straub: added NRHP info
  • May 5, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Albert Johnston - asjohnston3 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke