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UP - TX424 Overpass

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Photo taken by Patrick Feller

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #249300

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over TX 424 (Formerly US 59) on Railroad
Location
Shepherd, San Jacinto County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Buil 1955
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 202.1 ft.
Also called
SP US59 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.47427, -95.01189   (decimal degrees)
30°28'27" N, 95°00'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/306867/3373060 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Westcott
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 112040017702064 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 55589 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
28,000

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke