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South Main Street Overpass

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South Main Street Overpass Deck

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2016

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #367220

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Multiple railroad tracks on South Main Street
Location
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1937 under the direction of the Texas Highway Department and the United States Bureau of Public Roads.
Builders
- Gibb Gilchrist of Wills Point, Texas
- Purvis & Bertram Construction Co. of Fort Worth, Texas
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 1,475.0 ft.
Deck width: 54.0 ft.
Also called
Texas & New Orleans Railroad and Gulf Coast & Sante Fe Railway Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.72320, -97.32640   (decimal degrees)
32°43'24" N, 97°19'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/656836/3621840 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
680 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 74089 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2016: Added by Larry D. Moore

Sources 

  • Larry D. Moore