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Presidio-Ojinaga International Rail Bridge

Photos 

Texas Department of Transportation; Courtesy of the El Paso Herald-Post

View this photo at elpasoheraldpost.com

BH Photo #452082

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Rio Grande on Texas Pacifico Transportation & Feromex
Location
Chihuahua, Presidio County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1930; Burned 2008 & 2009; Replaced 2018-2019
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- Ferromex (FXE)
- Kansas City, Mexico & Orient Railway (KCM&O)
- Texas Pacifico Transportation (TXPF)
Design
Timber stringer (US Side)
Concrete stringer (Mexico Side)
Also called
TXPF - Presidio-Ojinaga International Bridge
Ferromex- Presidio-Ojinaga International Bridge
Puente Ferro Carril Ojinaga
Presidio Rail Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.54258, -104.37769   (decimal degrees)
29°32'33" N, 104°22'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/560294/3268263 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Presidio West
Inventory number
BH 60684 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2019: New photo from Luke
  • April 16, 2014: Added by Luke Harden