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Old U.S. Highway 90 - Seminole Canyon Bridge

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Old U.S. Highway 90 Seminole Canyon Bridge

"The Seminole Canyon Bridge four miles east of the Pecos River ends abruptly in mid air after passage of the flood."

Photo taken by Texas Highways in 1954

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BH Photo #477784

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Dimensions are estimates

Facts 

Overview
Concrete tee beam bridge over Seminole Canyon on Old U.S. Highway 90
Location
Val Verde County, Texas
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built Ca 1926; Partially destroyed by flooding, but rebuilt 1954
Design
Tee beam
Dimensions
Total length: 193.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.70858, -101.30353   (decimal degrees)
29°42'31" N, 101°18'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/277152/3288715 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Seminole Canyon
Inventory number
BH 63063 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,111)
Closed (2,640)
Concrete tee beam (3,076)
Have street view (26,251)
Texas (2,425)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,192)
Val Verde County, Texas (21)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2020: New photos from Mark Gonzalez
  • October 28, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 19, 2014: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mark Gonzalez - markgonzalez0619 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Texas Highways 1954