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Cottonwood Creek Bridge

Photo 

Picture taken Jul 2007

Photo taken by Ken Miller

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BH Photo #243201

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Cottonwood Creek on CR 1364
Location
Hill County, Texas
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1900; replaced 2009
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.07629, -97.24569   (decimal degrees)
32°04'35" N, 97°14'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/665577/3550238 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hillsboro West
Inventory numbers
TXNBI 091100AA0482001 (Texas bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 33104 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1900 (958)
Built during 1900s (7,688)
Formerly NR-eligible (452)
Hill County, Texas (31)
Lost (29,278)
Lost 2009 (359)
Lost during 2000s (4,423)
One-lane traffic (7,932)
Owned by county (21,660)
Pony truss (17,099)
Replaced by new bridge (19,889)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,286)
Texas (2,989)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,871)
Truss (36,113)
Wooden deck (6,180)

Update Log 

  • November 18, 2012: New photo from Ken Miller
  • February 20, 2011: Updated by Scott Wiley: Updated status.

Sources 

  • Scott Wiley - fifty [dot] fathoms [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Ken Miller - dermoons [at] gmail [dot] com