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Beaver Creek Bridge

Photos 

Texas Historical Commission and TxDOT 1995

BH Photo #498150

Documents 

TxDOT Bridge National Register of Historic Places Eligibility Report

PDF (2.8 MB)

Posted by Glenn Celerier

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Bridge NRHP Certification

PDF (504 KB)

Posted by Glenn Celerier

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Facts 

Overview
Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Beaver Creek on FM 2326
Location
Wilbarger County, Texas
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic.
History
See attached Bridge National Rregistry of Historic Places (NRHP) Eligibility Report
Builder
- Austin Bridge Co. of Dallas, Texas/Atlanta, Georgia
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 219.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1996
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.90601, -98.90524   (decimal degrees)
33°54'22" N, 98°54'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/508760/3751739 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
1040 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96001104 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 93125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Austin Bridge Co. (40)
Built 1926 (804)
Built during 1920s (10,257)
Closed (2,761)
Concrete girder (1,074)
Deck girder (6,305)
Girder (11,173)
NR-listed (3,014)
Pony truss (17,017)
Preserved (1,229)
Span length 175-250 feet (2,058)
Texas (2,903)
Truss (35,500)
Warren pony truss (3,559)
Warren pony truss with all verticals (487)
Warren truss (7,004)
Wilbarger County, Texas (8)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2021: Document added by Glenn Celerier
  • May 7, 2021: New photo from Glenn Celerier

Sources 

  • Glenn Celerier - celerier [dot] bridgehunter [at] gmail [dot] com