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South San Gabriel River Bridge

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South San Gabriel River Bridge Substructure

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in May 2016

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #353515

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Description 

The bridge is a good representative example of a cantilevered-suspended span bridge type where a steel unit is placed between cantilevered arms projecting beyond the main supports of the bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over South San Gabriel River on Austin Ave
Location
Georgetown, Williamson County, Texas
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built by Dean Word in 1939
Builders
- Dean Word
- Federal Works Agency
- Texas Highway Department
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 367.0 ft.
Deck width: 52.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+30.64288, -97.67816   (decimal degrees)
30°38'34" N, 97°40'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/626664/3390769 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
700 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 72187 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 15, 2016: Added by Larry D. Moore

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