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UP - Old US 80 Overpass (Near Trent)

Photos 

East Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in September 2008

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BH Photo #134235

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Old US 80 on Texas and Pacific (now Union Pacific) RR west of Trent.
Location
Taylor County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Railroads
- Texas & Pacific Railway (T&P)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Also called
T&P - Old US 80 Overpass (Near Trent)
T&P - Old US 80 Overpass (Near Trent)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.49275, -100.14320   (decimal degrees)
32°29'34" N, 100°08'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/392596/3595631 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chalk Peak
Inventory number
BH 40003 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bankhead Highway (25)
Beam (11,958)
Built 1928 (1,030)
Built during 1920s (8,770)
Concrete stringer (602)
Open (36,584)
Railroad (13,091)
Taylor County, Texas (3)
Texas (2,235)
Texas & Pacific Railway (32)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,923)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2009: Updated by David Backlin
  • February 25, 2009: Added by David Backlin

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