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Willow Creek Bridge

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Historic Bankhead Highway Route sign sm

Dan L Smith, posted by M C Toyer

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BH Photo #297217

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Willow Creek on Bankhead Highway in Weatherford
Location
Parker County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1928; replaced 2003
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 61.0 ft.
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.74194, -97.72778   (decimal degrees)
32°44'31" N, 97°43'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/619194/3623395 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Annetta
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 021840AA0340001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33322 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2007)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 92.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
1,510

Categories 

Bankhead Highway (25)
Built 1928 (1,030)
Built during 1920s (8,763)
Lost (18,671)
Lost 2003 (489)
Lost during 2000s (3,716)
Owned by county (18,851)
Parker County, Texas (21)
Pony truss (15,049)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,892)
Structurally deficient (18,418)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,236)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2014: New photo from M C Toyer

Sources 

  • M C Toyer - mctoyer [at] hotmail [dot] com