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Lancaster Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #118887

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Facts 

Overview
Deck truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on W. Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth
Location
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1938-39; rehabilitated 1999
Builder
- Russ Mitchell, Inc. of Houston, Texas
Design
Deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 132.9 ft.
Total length: 2,976.2 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.74690, -97.34903   (decimal degrees)
32°44'49" N, 97°20'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/654674/3624434 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Worth
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 022200ZL1380001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33381 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 55.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
6,760

Sources 

  • HAER TX-48 - West Lancaster Street Bridge, Spanning Clear Fork of Trinity River at West Lancaster Street, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, TX
  • Todd Wilson