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UP -Garcitas Creek Bridge

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Garcitas Creek Railroad bridge

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BH Photo #210419

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Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Garcitas Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Victoria County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Single Span 185 ft Pratt Through Truss. Total length 285 ft.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 185.0 ft.
Total length: 285.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+28.77819, -96.69934   (decimal degrees)
28°46'41" N, 96°41'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/724593/3185582 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
La Salle
Inventory number
BH 49407 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (12,274)
Have street view (22,575)
Open (36,893)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Pin-connected (3,301)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,824)
Steel stringer (4,841)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,949)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,671)
Truss (29,550)
Victoria County, Texas (7)

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Corrected name + added photograph & category
  • August 23, 2011: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • August 23, 2011: Added by aaron leibold

Sources 

  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • Luke