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Waller Creek Bridge

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Waller Creek Bridge (MLK Street)

Looking South from creek

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in April 2014

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BH Photo #287321

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Waller Creek on E. MLK Blvd. in Austin
Location
Austin, Travis County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1958
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 110.9 ft.
Deck width: 47.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.27972, -97.73528   (decimal degrees)
30°16'47" N, 97°44'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/621640/3350458 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Austin East
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 142270B00054011 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33409 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 68.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
21,830

Categories 

Arch (11,272)
Austin, Texas (29)
Built 1931 (809)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Deck arch (10,509)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Have street view (22,575)
Open (36,893)
Owned by city (4,547)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,701)
Travis County, Texas (38)

Update Log 

  • July 9, 2014: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 7, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com