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Bill Lowe Road Bridge

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Elevation

Photo taken by W Schutz

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BH Photo #224343

Map 

Description 

Bridge closed in 2007 due to severe rust of truss elements and a cracked diagonal. Replacement is a PS concrete slab beam bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Pomponaugh Creek on Bill Lowe Road
Location
Sabine County, Texas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1920
Design
Warren Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.22167, -93.96139   (decimal degrees)
31°13'18" N, 93°57'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/408430/3454566 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pineland South
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
55
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 112020AA0553001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33353 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 2, 2012: Updated by W Schutz: Bridge replaced in 2011.