Rating:
3 votes

Providence Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Anonymous in September 2013

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BH Photo #281469

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Little Brazos River on Providence Road
Location
Robertson County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Builders
- BACH Steel of Holt, Michigan (Restoration)
- Davis Construction Inc. of Lansing, Michigan (Restoration)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 172.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 19.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.92333, -96.65833   (decimal degrees)
30°55'24" N, 96°39'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/723757/3423455 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Calvert
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
30
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 171980AA0125001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33345 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 46.6 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • August 17, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • August 31, 2014: New photos from Julie Bowers
  • April 19, 2014: Photo imported by Patrick Feller
  • April 10, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Minor page refinements.

Sources 

Comments 

Providence Road Bridge
Posted September 23, 2013, by Anonymous

Another beautiful restoration by Nels Raynor & James Ahrens. Good luck on all your future work anywhere & everywhere you can go to restore these graceful structures of steel. I know it takes a lot from you physically and emotionally, but they are transcendent. Makes me proud.

Providence Road Bridge
Posted August 6, 2013, by Nels Raynor (Bachsteel [at] me [dot] com)

Bringing another back to life

Providence Road Bridge
Posted February 9, 2013, by Julie Bowers (jbowerz1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Providence Road Bridge
Posted July 30, 2012, by Jamie Griffin (my1967firebird [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is scheduled for restoration.