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Amistad Reservoir Viaduct

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Amistad Reservoir Aqueduct

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Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in September 2014

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BH Photo #294783

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Description 

21 steel stringer spans with 19 concrete stringer spans

Facts 

Overview
1965 Steel stringer bridge over Amistad Reservoir on US 90 elegible for NRHP
Location
Val Verde County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 5,462.2 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Herbert C. Petry Highway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.48648, -101.03409   (decimal degrees)
29°29'11" N, 101°02'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/302792/3263608 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Amistad Dam
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 222330002209070 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 63083 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 68.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
2,200

Update Log 

  • September 21, 2014: Updated by Roger Deschner: Merge NBI data; Added category "US 90"
  • September 20, 2014: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Amistad Reservoir Aqueduct
Posted September 21, 2014, by Barry (bllauver [at] toad [dot] net)

Why is this called an aqueduct? It is a road bridge.