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San Saba River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Linda Thaxton in September 2011

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BH Photo #212984

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek in Mill Pond Park in San Saba
Location
San Saba County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge and relocated
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced and relocated to San Saba for use in a park
Design
Pinned Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 100.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.19267, -98.71263   (decimal degrees)
31°11'34" N, 98°42'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/527378/3450990 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
San Saba
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 232060AA0189001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33363 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2007)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
50

Update Log 

  • May 27, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • September 7, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status as bridge is not lost
  • September 7, 2011: New photos from Linda Thaxton
  • July 11, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Linda Thaxton
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

San Saba River Bridge
Posted March 23, 2010, by Casey Hibler (cjhibler3 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge was relocated to Mill Pond Park in San Saba, and is a pedestrian bridge over Mill Creek.