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Shoal Creek Bridge

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29th street bridge creek

Substructure of the 29th Street Bridge over Shoal Creek

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore

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

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BH Photo #337752

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Description 

Added to the NRHP as part of the Old West Austin Historic District.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Shoal Creek on W 29th Street
Location
Travis County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 1939 with financial aid from the Public Works Administration.
Builder
- Yarbrough Construction Co. of Austin, Texas
Design
Concrete tee beam
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 43.0 ft.
Total length: 215.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 12, 2003
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.29877, -97.74897   (decimal degrees)
30°17'56" N, 97°44'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/620300/3352555 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Austin East
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 142270B00004001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 03000937 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 67996 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2016)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 74.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
9,420

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2015: New photos from Larry D. Moore
  • June 11, 2015: Added by Nathan Holth

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