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UP - Barton Springs Road Overpass

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UP(MOPAC)-Barton Springs Road Overpass

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2014

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

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BH Photo #305598

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Overview
1936 Deck plate girder/multibeam
Location
Austin, Travis County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
1936 Deck plate girder/multibeam
Builders
- Gibb Gilchrist of Wills Point, Texas
- Word & Worrell of Fort Worth, Texas
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 67.9 ft.
Total length: 139.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Skew angle
10 degrees
Also called
MoPac - Barton Springs Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.26061, -97.75710   (decimal degrees)
30°15'38" N, 97°45'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/619564/3348316 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Austin West
Inventory numbers
142270B00226008
BH 63050 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2014: New photos from Larry D. Moore
  • September 19, 2014: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Larry D. Moore