Rating:
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Brushy Creek Bridge

Photos 

3/4 View from Northwest

Photo taken by Garry Taylor

BH Photo #211009

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Brushy Creek on CR 434
Location
Williamson County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.1 ft.
Total length: 192.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.55806, -97.23306   (decimal degrees)
30°33'29" N, 97°13'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/669469/3381953 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Thorndale
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 142460AA0351003 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33429 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
60

Categories 

Built 1930 (1,621)
Built during 1930s (10,692)
NR-eligible (3,979)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Open (36,899)
Owned by county (18,926)
Pratt through truss (4,625)
Pratt truss (8,071)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,069)
Texas (2,258)
Through truss (12,950)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,813)
Truss (29,553)
Williamson County, Texas (29)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2011: New photos from Garry Taylor

Sources 

  • Garry Taylor - indy311 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Brushy Creek Bridge
Posted August 29, 2011, by Luke Harden (lmharden [at] iastate [dot] edu)

Could it be the western company? I can make out TERN.