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Route 66 Overpass

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over abandoned Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad on I-40 south frontage road (Old US 66).
Location
Wheeler County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 126.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 3, 2007
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.22639, -100.10528   (decimal degrees)
35°13'35" N, 100°06'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/399418/3898708 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fuller
Elevation
2260 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 252420027513001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 06000925 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 43395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
1,280

Categories 

Beam (12,273)
Built 1932 (895)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Have street view (22,572)
NR-listed (2,841)
Open (36,892)
Owned by state (13,897)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Steel stringer (4,841)
Texas (2,258)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,308)
US 66 (235)
Wheeler County, Texas (4)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2016: New Street View added by James McCray
  • January 4, 2012: Updated by Jason Straub: added NRHP info
  • September 18, 2009: Added by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

  • Rick Mattioni
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com