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Newcastle Bridge

Photos 

Newcastle bridge

Photo taken by M. Bilodeau

BH Photo #210265

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Brazos River on Old Hwy 380
Location
Young County, Texas
Status
Bypassed and closed to traffic in 1988
Design
Parker Through Truss Design with 5 sections of 170 ft each.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 170.0 ft.
Total length: 850.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Also called
Old Hwy 380 Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.17496, -98.75632   (decimal degrees)
33°10'30" N, 98°45'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/522718/3670710 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Proffitt
Inventory number
BH 49387 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed wayward cpprdinates
  • September 25, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status as bridge is not lost... just bypassed
  • September 25, 2011: Updated by Linda Thaxton: Added date built and replaced.
  • August 22, 2011: New Street View added by Ben Tate
  • August 22, 2011: Added by aaron leibold

Sources 

  • aaron leibold - aaron [dot] mightypenguin [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Linda Thaxton
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com