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UP - Sabinal River Bridge

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UP-Sabinal River Bridge

Looking NE. North side of bridge.

Photo taken by royce haley in June 2014

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #286013

Map 

Description 

SW approach is Deck Plate Girder built in 1906-Main span is Pratt Through Truss built in 1903.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Sabinal River on Railroad
Location
Uvalde County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Unknown builder-SW deck girder built in 1906-Main span built in 1903
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pratt through truss with deck plate girder approaches.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.31629, -99.48478   (decimal degrees)
29°18'59" N, 99°29'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/452926/3243126 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sabinal
Inventory number
BH 61318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1903 (477)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Deck girder (4,598)
Girder (8,171)
Open (36,895)
Owned by railroad (9,958)
Plate girder (6,273)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Railroad (13,234)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,950)
Truss (29,553)
Union Pacific Railroad (1,932)
Uvalde County, Texas (8)

Update Log 

  • June 20, 2014: New photos from royce haley
  • June 11, 2014: Added by royce haley

Sources 

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