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Clear Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.757500,-97.341667

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Carries TX 199 over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 796.0 Feet
Span Length: 124.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on TX 199 in Fort Worth
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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276334

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276335

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276336

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276337

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405180

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489273

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Henderson Street Bridge

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489274

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Henderson Street Bridge

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E. Exchange Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.788611,-97.348333

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Carries E. Exchange Avenue over Branch West Fork Trinity River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 88.9 Feet
Span Length: 43.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Branch West Fork Trinity River on E. Exchange Avenue in Fort Worth
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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405181

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E. Vickery Blvd. Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.735833,-97.293333

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Carries E. Vickery Blvd. over Sycamore Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 116.1 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Sycamore Creek on E. Vickery Blvd. in Fort Worth
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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Lancaster Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.746899,-97.349033

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Carries W. Lancaster Avenue over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/deck
Design Details: Deck truss
Total Length: 2976.2 Feet
Span Length: 132.9 Feet

Overview: Deck truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on W. Lancaster Avenue in Fort Worth
History: Built 1938-39; rehabilitated 1999
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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118887

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118888

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118889

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118890

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405182

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484073

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 14 Oct 2020

484619

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 20 October 2020

484620

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484621

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484622

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484623

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484624

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Paddock Viaduct

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.760556,-97.335278

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Carries N. Main Street (US 287 - Business) over West Fork Trinity River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 1319.0 Feet
Span Length: 225.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over West Fort Trinity River on N. Main Street (US 287 - Business ) in Fort Worth
History: Built 1914
Built: 1914

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger, October, 1994

405183

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Bridgemapper.com photo

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484077

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Underside Upstream Side From West Bank

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484078

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3/43/4 VIEW FROM SE

Library of Congress

484081

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BUILDERS' PLATE AT NW CORNER

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484088

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3/4 VIEW FROM SE

Library of Congress

484089

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Arch Abutment

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 14 October 2020

484090

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484091

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West Bank Span Adjacent to Main Span

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484092

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An Abutment Supporting Arches

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484093

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484094

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484095

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West Bank Abutment at Main Span

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484096

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Main Span West Bank Downstream Side

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University Drive Bridge (Northbound)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.723889,-97.360833

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Carries S. University Drive (Northbound) over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/pony/parker
Design Details: Parker pony truss
Total Length: 361.9 Feet
Span Length: 130.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss over Clear Fork Trinity River on S. University Drive (Nouthbound)
History: Built 1951; rehabilitated 1967
Built: 1951

Location: Tarrant County

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Parker Through Truss (1951) Southbound. Polygonal Warren Pony Truss (1936) Northbound.

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405184

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University Drive Bridge (Southbound)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.724722,-97.361111

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Carries S. University Drive (Southbound) over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Parker through truss
Total Length: 339.9 Feet
Span Length: 140.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on S. University Drive (Southbound) in Fort Worth
History: Built 1936; rehabilitated 1967
Built: 1936

Location: Tarrant County

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Wheeler Branch Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 32.597222,-97.508889

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Carries Ben Day Murrin Road over Wheeler Branch
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 187.0 Feet
Span Length: 96.1 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Wheeler Branch on Ben Day Murrin Road
History: Built ca. 1930; replaced 1999
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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West Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 32.782222,-97.178333

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Carries Precinct Line Road over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/pony
Design Details: Pony truss
Total Length: 217.9 Feet
Span Length: 96.1 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Precinct Line Road
History: Built ca. 1930; replaced 1994
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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UP - Big Bear Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.929002,-97.255242

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Carries UP Railroad over Big Bear Creek and city bike trail
Design: girder/deck
Design Details: Deck girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck girder bridge over Big Bear Creek and city bike trail on UP Railroad in Keller
History:
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Location: Tarrant County

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Looking west

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in April 2009

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Trinity River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.767778,-97.312222

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Carries E. Belknap St. (US 377) over Trinity River
Design: other
Design Details: Reinforced concrete cantilever main span with 13 flanking girder spans.
Total Length: 716.9 Feet
Span Length: 164.1 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Trinity River on E. Belknap St. (US 377) in Fort Worth
History: Built 1932 by Buckner Bros.
Built: 1932

Location: Tarrant County

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, North Side, Looking South

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139599

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, East Abutment, Looking Southeast

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139600

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, River Spans and Piers, Looking Southwest

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, East Levee Piers, Substructure, Looking Southwest

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139602

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, East River Piers, Substructure, Looking Southwest

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General View of Trinity River Bridge, River Piers and Substructure, Looking West

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4th Street Bridge

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Location: 32.762962,-97.311740

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Carries 4th Street over Trinity River
Design: girder/deck/concrete
Design Details: Concrete deck girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete deck girder bridge over Trinity River on 4th Street in Ft. Worth
History:
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Location: Tarrant County

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From Trinity Trails Park

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in April 2009

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TRE - West Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic
Expansion of commuter rail service in the Dallas - Fort Worth area includes double tracking this section of line which will likely entail replacing part of the extant bridge and building a new bridge alongside.

Location: 32.759317,-97.311139

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Carries Trinity Railway Express over West Fork of Trinity River
Design: truss/through/lattice/quadrangular
Design Details: Quandrangular lattice through truss
Total Length: 775.0 Feet
Span Length: 150.0 Feet

Overview: Railroad bridge over Trinity River in Fort Worth Texas
History: Built 1903
Built: 1903

Location: Tarrant County

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From Trinity Trails Park

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in April 2009

139779

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East Approach, Forth Worth in background

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139780

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Trinity Rail westbounder on west approach

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306383

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View of truss from south

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306384

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Timber trestle

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306385

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Pair of deck plate girders

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306386

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Short steel stringer

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306387

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Upward view of truss

Photo taken by M C Toyer in February 2008

306388

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Pilings facing west

Photo taken by M C Toyer in February 2008

306389

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Underside of truss

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306390

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Through view facing west

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306391

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Closeup of missing builder's plate

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306392

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East abutment

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306393

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Trinity Railway Express headed west

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306394

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South side facing west

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306395

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North side facing west

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306396

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South side from river bank

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306397

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East abutment

Photo taken by M C Toyer in October 2014

306398

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Long view of north side facing east

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306399

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West abutment of trestle

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306400

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Long view of south side facing east

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306401

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Truss from southwest

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306402

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Steel stringer over maintenance road

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306403

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Binding on western piling of girder

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306404

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Underside of truss and east abutment from river bank

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306405

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45 degree view facing southeast with diagonals aligned

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Bridge Rehabilitation

Bridge under rehabilitation.

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier in January 2020

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7th Street Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.750556,-97.345278

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Carries W 7th Street over Trinity River
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Massive concrete t-beam bridge.
Total Length: 975.1 Feet
Span Length: 137.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over Trinity River on W 7th Street
History: Built 1913; rehabilitated 1955; Replaced 2011
Built: 1913

Location: Tarrant County

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405352

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489271

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7th Street Bridge

former main arch on east side of the 1954 river channel

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489272

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7th Street Bridge

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Jennings Boulevard Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.743611,-97.330000

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Carries Jennings Ave Mh48 over Vickery Blvd.
Design: frame/concrete
Design Details: Concrete rigid frame
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete rigid frame bridge over Vickery Blvd. on Jennings Ave Mh48
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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456193

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JenningsOverpass1

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456194

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JenningsOverpass2

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456195

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JenningsOverpass3

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456196

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JenningsOverpass4

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Old Handley Ederville Road Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 32.778294,-97.221272

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Carries an old alignment of Handley Ederville Road over an old channel of the West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over an old channel of the West Fork Trinity River on an old alignment of Handley Ederville Road
History:
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Location: Tarrant County

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Euless School Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians
Wonderfully preserved and on display on school grounds

Location: 32.829561,-97.079942

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Carries over
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 90.0 Feet
Span Length: 90.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt through truss bridge
History: Built 1889, moved 1930, retired to display at School 1975
Built: 1889

Location: Tarrant County

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Euless bridge

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram: February 28 1975

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Belknap Street Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.761667,-97.321667

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Carries Belknap Street over BNSF, UP and Southern Pacific Railroads
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 1140.1 Feet
Span Length: 65.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over BNSF, UP and Southern Pacific Railroads on Belknap Street
History: Built 1934
Built: 1934

Location: Tarrant County

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West End, 3/4 View From Sw

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242006

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West End, Detail Of Last Letters At Nw Corner

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242007

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West End, 3/4 View From Se

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242008

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West End, Elevation From North

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242009

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West End, East Elevation From South

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242010

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Mid-Section, Elevation From South

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242011

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East End, Elevation From South

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242012

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East End, Elevation From North

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242013

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East End, 3/4 View From Se

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242014

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East End, 3/4 View, Close Up Of Decorative Detail At Se Corner

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242015

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Longitudinal View From East Approach, Looking West

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242016

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Underside Of West End, Looking East

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242017

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Underside Of Mid-Section Looking East

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242018

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Underside Of East End, Looking East

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Phyllis J. Tilley Memorial Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 32.746196,-97.349756

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Carries Trinity Park and Trails over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: arch/deck/steel
Design Details: Steel arch/Stressed Ribbon
Total Length: 368.0 Feet
Span Length: 163.0 Feet

Overview: Steel arch bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on Trinity Park and Trails
History: Built 2012
Built: 2012

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Alan Karchmer

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Grapevine Vintage Railway - Ira E. Woods Avenue Overpass

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.933110,-97.081849

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Carries Grapevine Vintage Railroad over Ira E. Woods Avenue
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 75.1 Feet
Span Length: 69.9 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Ira E. Woods Avenue on Dallas Area Rapid Transit
History: Built 1928; Replaced 2018
Built: 1928

Location: Tarrant County

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Grapevine Vintage Railway

Photo taken by Rene Gomez in September 2019

456620

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Grapevine Vintage Railway

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456621

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Grapevine Vintage Railway

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UP - Jennings Avenue Overpass #2

Status: Abandoned

Location: 32.744444,-97.330000

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Carries Union Pacific R/R over Jennings Ave
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 100.1 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Abandoned slab bridge over Jennings Ave on Union Pacific R/R
History: Built 1931
Built: 1931

Location: Tarrant County

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UP - Jennings Avenue Overpass #1

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.745556,-97.330278

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Carries Union Pacific R/R over Jennings Ave
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 80.1 Feet
Span Length: 33.1 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Jennings Ave on Union Pacific R/R
History: Built 1931
Built: 1931

Location: Tarrant County

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Jennings Avenue Overpass

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UP - South Henderson Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.743325,-97.337593

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Carries U.P. Railroad over S. Henderson Street
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 23.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over S. Henderson Street on U.P. Railroad
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Tarrant County

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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456677

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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South Henderson Street Overpass

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BNSF - Third Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.757530,-97.326572

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Carries Bnsf Railroad over Third Street
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 67.9 Feet
Span Length: 34.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Third Street on Bnsf Railroad
History: Built 1925
Built: 1925

Location: Tarrant County

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BNSF/Third Street Overpass in Fort Worth, Texas

Photo taken by Rene Gomez in September 2019

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BNSF - TX183 Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.795000,-97.338611

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Carries Railroad (BNSF) over TX183
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 46.9 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over TX183 on Railroad (BNSF)
History: Built 1935
Built: 1935

Location: Tarrant County

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BNSF Tx183

Photo taken by Rene Gomez in September 2019

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DART - TX183 Overpass

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.795054,-97.338100

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Carries DART over TX183
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 46.9 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over TX183 on DART
History: Built 1935
Built: 1935

Location: Tarrant County

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Dart TX183 Overpass

Photo taken by Rene Gomez in September 2019

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UP - Bessie Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.740556,-97.309167

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Carries Railroad (UP) over Vickery Boulevard
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 425.9 Feet
Span Length: 65.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Vickery Boulevard on Railroad (UP)
History: Built 1937
Built: 1937

Location: Tarrant County

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BessieStreetOverpass2

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TRE - Frontage Road Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.758227,-97.316932

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Carries Trinity Railway Express over Frontage Road
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 39.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Frontage Road on Trinity Railway Express
History: Built 1958
Built: 1958

Location: Tarrant County

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Northern Texas Traction - Forest Edge Drive Bridge

Status: Filled in

Location: 32.731132,-97.168126

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Carries Northern Texas Traction Co. over Forest Edge Drive
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Forest Edge Drive on Northern Texas Traction Co.
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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305569

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Photo taken by Chris Cates and MC Toyer in July 2014

305570

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Photo taken by Chris Cates and MC Toyer in July 2014

305571

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305572

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305573

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Mosier Valley Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.807738,-97.111187

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Carries Mosier Valley Road over Hurricane Creek
Design: culvert
Design Details:
Total Length: 32.2 Feet
Span Length: 9.8 Feet

Overview: Bridge on Mosier Valley Road over Hurricane Creek
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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UP Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.769667,-97.325252

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Union Pacific Railroad
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Union Pacific Railroad on Union Pacific Railroad
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Location: Tarrant County

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Railway bridge by the stockyards

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Three Sisters Railroad Bridge (East)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.784244,-97.336046

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Carries BNSF Railway over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on BNSF Railway
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Location: Tarrant County

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Three Sisters Bridge West Side

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452149

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Three Sisters Bridge

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Three Sisters Bridge

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Three Sisters Bridge

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Three Sisters Bridge East Side

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Three Sisters Bridge Train Spotting

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Three Sisters Railroad Bridge (Middle)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.784172,-97.335718

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/warren/sub-panels
Design Details: Warren through truss with sub-panels
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Union Pacific Railroad
History:
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Location: Tarrant County

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Three Sisters Railroad Bridge (West)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.784210,-97.336656

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Carries BNSF Railway over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt through truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on BNSF Railway
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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BNSF - TX280 Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.755628,-97.326191

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Carries BNSF Railway over TX280
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 206.0 Feet
Span Length: 45.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over TX280 on BNSF Railway
History: Built 1964
Built: 1964

Location: Tarrant County

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Cobb Park Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.715134,-97.297309

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Carries Park road over Sycamore Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Sycamore Creek on Park road
History: Built 2011
Built: 2011

Location: Tarrant County

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Calloway Cemetery Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.810813,-97.097651

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Carries Calloway Cemetery Road over
Design: culvert/concrete
Design Details: Concrete culvert
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Culvert on Calloway Cemetery Road
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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296016

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Heritage Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.870486,-97.109131

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Carries over Little Bear Creek
Design: culvert/concrete
Design Details: Concrete culvert
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Little Bear Creek
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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296022

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296023

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East Glade Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.881047,-97.067905

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Carries East Glade Road/W 29th Street over Big Bear Creek
Design: culvert
Design Details:
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 7.9 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Big Bear Creek on East Glade Road
History: Built 1938 according to NBI
Built: 1938

Location: Tarrant County

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296026

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Old Handley Road Overpass

Status: Derelict structure on closed street

Location: 32.733173,-97.223496

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Carries Old Handley Road over NTTC Interurban
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer with concrete deck, stone abutments, steel piers, and steel pipe side rails.
Total Length: 24.0 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge on Old Handley Road
History:
Built: 1905

Location: Tarrant County

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296031

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296032

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Old Bridge Over Interurban Tunnel

Bridge crossing over old interurban railway. The Electric Right of Way is seen with the electric lines Leading to Nearby Powerplant

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Old Bridge Over Interurban

The bridge is starting to split in two as the support columns start giving away.

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East Glade Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.881011,-97.066521

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Carries East Glade Road/W 29th Street over Big Bear Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details:
Total Length: 101.1 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Bridge on East Glade Road
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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296036

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296039

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Jackson Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.872901,-97.125846

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Carries Jackson Road over Little Bear Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Tee beam
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Little Bear Creek on Jackson Road
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in September 2014

296042

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296043

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296044

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296045

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296046

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Jackson Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.872937,-97.125867

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Carries Jackson Road over Little Bear Creek Tributary
Design: beam/tee
Design Details:
Total Length: 69.9 Feet
Span Length: 35.1 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Little Bear Creek Tributary on Jackson Road
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in September 2014

296048

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296049

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296050

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Sycamore Park Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 32.734182,-97.295857

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Carries Pedestrian Pathway over Sycamore Creek
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Sycamore Creek on Pedestrian Pathway
History: Built 1912; Line closed 1931
Built: 1912

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in August 2014 with MC Toyer

296053

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in August 2014 with MC Toyer

296054

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Bedford Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.873694,-97.151917

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Carries Bedford Road over Little Bear Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Tee beam
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Little Bear Creek on Bedford Road
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in September 2014

296056

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296057

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Greenbelt Road Bridge

Status: Demolished

Location: 32.803346,-97.140153

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Carries Greenbelt Road over
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge on Greenbelt Road
History: Old timber bridge which was destroyed by fire the last week of January 1961.
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in January 2011

296062

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296063

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Trammel Davis Bridge

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 32.793308,-97.137720

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Carries Trammel Davis Drive over Trinity River
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge over Trinity River on Trammel Davis.
History: Original bridge was replaced by this structure in the early 70's. Pilings of the original bridge are still in the river and visible.
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in March 2013

305888

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1957 Ashburn Maps Fort Worth

Map from 1957 showing the bridge used to serve rail lines and Also crossed the Trinity river again to the north West. All that's left of the other bridge are the concrete supports

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Alemeda Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.723212,-97.484546

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Carries Alemeda Street over
Design: culvert/concrete
Design Details: Concrete culvert
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge on Alemeda Street
History: Built 1938
Built: 1938

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in October 2014

305576

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305578

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FWWR - West Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.765791,-97.345043

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Carries Fort Worth & Western Railroad over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Fort Worth & Western Railroad
History: Built 1902
Built: 1902

Location: Tarrant County

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Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2009

486396

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 21 October 2020

486397

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 21 October 2020

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Photo taken by Bambi Sharkoman in 2019

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FWWR - Trinity Park Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.742346,-97.353094

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Carries Fort Worth & Western Railroad over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 504.0 Feet
Span Length: 14.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on Fort Worth & Western Railroad
History:
Built: 1946

Location: Tarrant County

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TrinityParkBridge1

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481885

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier in 26 October 2008

484074

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Top Chord South Abutment East Bank

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484075

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South Abutment East Bank

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484076

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Looking Upstream

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486391

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on October 21 2020

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on October 21 2020

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East 1st Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.766139,-97.270714

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Carries East 1st Street over West Fork Trinity River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 202.1 Feet
Span Length: 80.1 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over West Fork Trinity River on East 1st Street
History: Built 1936
Built: 1936

Location: Tarrant County

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Facing west

Photo taken by M C Toyer in February 2008

306626

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Railing detail

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306627

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North side from below

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306628

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TCHD elevation

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306629

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South side

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306630

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North oblique from river bank

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306631

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East piling from river bank

Photo taken by M C Toyer in January 2010

306632

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West abutment from south

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Builder plate

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Albright Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.766458,-97.270658

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Carries County Road later designated East 1st Street over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 180.0 Feet
Span Length: 90.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on County Road
History: Built ca 1890, replaced by new bridge 100 meters south in 1936
Built: 1890

Location: Tarrant County

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Remnant of piling on east bank

Photo taken by M C Toyer in February 2008

306635

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Remnant of piling in river channel

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Remnants of approach pilings on west bank

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Postcard view facing east

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UP - Riverside Drive Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.743835,-97.302974

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Riverside Drive
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Riverside Drive
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Tarrant County

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Taken from my car. If you know the area, you wouldn't get out of your car either. Even on a Sunday morning at 8am. I had to wait for a homeless man to use the sidewalk as a toilet before taking the photo.

Photo taken by Chris Cates in November 2014

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UP - Collard Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.736606,-97.278019

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Collard Street
Design: slab
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Collard Street
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in November 2014

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UP - North West Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.737378,-97.110673

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Carries North West Street over
Design: slab
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge on North West Street
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Tarrant County

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DART - Little Bear Creek Trestle

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.882187,-97.182314

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Carries over Little Bear Creek
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Little Bear Creek on Cotton Belt Trail
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in November 2014

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UP - Forest Edge Drive Trestle

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.731507,-97.168134

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Forest Edge Drive
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Timber stringer bridge over Forest Edge Drive on Union Pacific Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Idlewild Drive Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.763408,-97.377878

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Carries Idlewild Drive over Drainage
Design: arch/deck/brick
Design Details: Brick arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Brick arch bridge over Drainage on Idlewild Drive
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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GSW - Gravel Pit Trestle

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 32.805997,-97.052169

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Carries Great Southwest Railroad over Old gravel pits
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned bridge over Old gravel pits
History: Built 1957
Built: 1957

Location: Tarrant County

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Photo taken by Chris Cates in December 2014

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GSW - West Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 32.811588,-97.051426

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Carries Great Southwest Railroad over West Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: 10-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned Pratt through truss bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Great Southwest Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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UP - Sycamore Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.696327,-97.306374

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Sycamore Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt through truss bridge over Sycamore Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
History: Built 1906
Built: 1906

Location: Tarrant County

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FWWR - Trail Lake Drive Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.681925,-97.373425

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Carries Fort Worth & Western Railroad over Trail Lake Drive
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 186.0 Feet
Span Length: 48.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Trail Lake Drive on Fort Worth & Western Railroad
History: Built 1904
Built: 1904

Location: Tarrant County

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TrailLakeOverpass2

Photo taken by Rene Gomez in September 2019

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South Main Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.723200,-97.326400

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Carries South Main Street over Multiple railroad tracks
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 1475.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Multiple railroad tracks on South Main Street
History: Built in 1937 under the direction of the Texas Highway Department and the United States Bureau of Public Roads.
Built: 1937

Location: Tarrant County

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South Main Street Overpass Deck

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2016

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South Main Street Overpass Substructure

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2016

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South Main Street Overpass Substructure 2

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2016

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South Main Street Overpass Plaque

Photo taken by Larry D. Moore in October 2016

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UP - Morningside Drive Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.713609,-97.326081

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Carries Union Pacific RR over Morningside Drive
Design: slab
Design Details: Concrete Slab
Total Length: 58.1 Feet
Span Length: 22.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Morningside Drive on Union Pacific RR
History: Built 1951, though 1931 is more likely
Built: 1951

Location: Tarrant County

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462572

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UP - Morningside Drive Bridge

looking northwest

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462573

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UP - Morningside Drive Bridge

looking northwest

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Stockyards Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.795150,-97.343642

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Carries TX 183 (NE 28th Street) over Union Pacific & BNSF railroads
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 969.2 Feet
Span Length: 90.9 Feet

Overview: Lost steel stringer bridge over Union Pacific & BNSF railroads on TX 183 (NE 28th Street)
History: Built 1935; replaced 2014
Built: 1935

Location: Tarrant County

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410102

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Bridgemapper.com photo

Photo taken by Todd Wilson in 2009

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UP - Walnut Creek/Aledo Road Bridge

Status: Bridge Serves as a crossover for the railroad. Once was an area for cars to drive under to cross Aledo road.
I plan to seek reuse of the road under the bridge so everyone may see the historic bridge.

Location: 32.685489,-97.464719

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Walnut Creek
Design: beam/stringer/concrete
Design Details: Concrete stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete stringer bridge over Walnut Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
History: Built in 1942 for the Union Pacific Railroad. Used to direct railroad over cars until the late 80s - early 90s *estimated*
Built: 1942

Location: Tarrant County

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Walnut Creek Bridge

Date stamo

Photo taken by Morgan K. Register

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UP - Clear Fork Trinity River Bridge

Status:

Location: 32.732748,-97.358767

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Carries Union Pacific Railroad over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on Union Pacific Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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467703

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Photo taken by Rene Gomez

481886

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier in 26 October 2008

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BNSF Railway Headquarters Footbridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 32.864580,-97.327066

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Carries Pedestrian Walkway over Lou Menk Drive
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 120.0 Feet
Span Length: 120.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt through truss bridge over Lou Menk Drive on Pedestrian Walkway
History: Relocated from unknown location, Rehabilitated and placed here 2015
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Old Denton Road Bridge- Henrietta Creek

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.975583,-97.297705

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Carries Old Denton Road over Henrietta Creek
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Henrietta Creek on Old Denton Road
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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MP - Lancaster Yard Footbridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 32.745321,-97.331592

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Carries Footpath over MP RR Lancaster Yard
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over MP RR Lancaster Yard on Footpath
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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470025

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MP - Lancaster Yard Footbridge

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Ft. Worth Zoo Miniature Train Bridge

Status: Open to authorized vehicles only

Location: 32.729538,-97.357431

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Carries over Clear Fork Trinity River (Oxbow)
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River (Oxbow)
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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484071

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 14 October 2020

484072

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 14 October 2020

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West 7th Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.751013,-97.346466

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Carries West 7th Street over Clear Fork Trinity River
Design: other
Design Details: Other
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Clear Fork Trinity River on West 7th Street
History: Built 2013
Built: 2013

Location: Tarrant County

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484610

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Plaque

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 20 October 2020

484611

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View From West Bank Abutment

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 20 October 2020

484612

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 20 October 2020

484613

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier on 20 October 2020

484614

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Photo taken by Glenn Celerier 20 October 2020

484615

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Historical Plaque from Demolished Bridge

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier 20 October 2020

484616

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Commemorative Plaque

This plaque is located beneath the bridge on the west bank.

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier 20 October 2020

484617

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Underside from West Bank

Photo taken by Glenn Celerier 20 October 2020

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Henderson St. Bridge West Fork Trinity River

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.765100,-97.351174

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Carries Henderson Street over West Fork Trinity River
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Henderson Street
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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SF&T - Texas Giant Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.756269,-97.072818

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Carries Six Flags & Texas Railroad over Pedestrian Path
Design: slab
Design Details: Slab
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Slab bridge over Pedestrian Path on Six Flags & Texas Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Riverside Avenue SB

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.750546,-97.303478

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Carries Riverside Drive over West Fork Trinity River
Design: other
Design Details: Combination of steel plate girder and reinforced concrete girder spans resting on reinforced concrete supports.
Total Length: 292.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over West Fork Trinity River on Riverside Drive
History: Built 1931
Built: 1931

Location: Tarrant County

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Nine Mile Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 32.820637,-97.446186

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Carries SR 199 over Lake Worth
Design: beam/stringer/concrete
Design Details: Concrete stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Concrete stringer bridge over Lake Worth on SR 199
History:
Built:

Location: Tarrant County

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Nine Mile Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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UP - Walnut Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 32.568030,-97.145653

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Carries Union Pacific Railway over Walnut Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Union Pacific Railway
History: Built 1906;
Built: 1906

Location: Tarrant County

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495993

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Courtesy of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram


Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

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