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Beaver Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Barclay Gibson

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BH Photo #247089

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Beaver Creek on CR 324
Location
W. T. Waggoner Ranch, Wilbarger County, Texas
Status
Abandoned
History
Built ca. 1890; bypassed 2009
Design
Pin-connected, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 101.1 ft.
Total length: 140.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.94750, -99.04750   (decimal degrees)
33°56'51" N, 99°02'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/495610/3756335 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Electra
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
30
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 032440AA0324001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33423 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • August 30, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Bridge bypassed but not lost as previously listed. Bridge is older than the 1929 date that was given.
  • January 20, 2013: New photos from Barclay Gibson
  • September 15, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Replaced

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