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Marcelinas Creek CR 225 Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Marcelinas Creek on CR 225
Location
Wilson County, Texas
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+29.09611, -98.03361   (decimal degrees)
29°05'46" N, 98°02'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/594041/3219019 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Poth
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 152470AA0218001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33439 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/1999)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 20.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
50

Categories 

Built 1905 (725)
Built during 1900s (6,285)
Lost (18,690)
Owned by county (18,857)
Pony truss (15,052)
Replaced by new bridge (12,386)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Structurally deficient (18,433)
Texas (2,235)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,437)
Truss (29,448)
Wilson County, Texas (16)

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2008: Markus Haas reports bridge has been replaced
  • June 15, 2008: Updated by Max Johnson: Updated "Status"

Comments 

Marcelinas Creek Bridge
Posted June 14, 2008, by Markus Haas (markus [at] sweeet [dot] net)

Another lost Wilson county bridge. Its replacement looks like all the other concrete spans they've built in the past few years.