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Bastrop Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): C. Hanchey, CC BY-NC 2.0, flickr.com/photos/21953562@N07/

Bridge Documented: August 8, 2009

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Pedestrian Walkway (Former TX-150, Chestnut Street) Over Colorado River
Location
Bastrop: Bastrop County, Texas: United States
Structure Type
Metal 9 Panel Rivet-Connected Parker Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Concrete T-Beam, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1922 By Builder/Contractor: Kansas City Bridge Company of Kansas City, Missouri

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
195 Feet (59.44 Meters)
Structure Length
1285 Feet (391.67 Meters)
Roadway Width
19 Feet (5.79 Meters)
Spans
3 Main Span(s) and 18 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
140110C00045001

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Bridge Documentation

View Archived National Bridge Inventory Report - Has Additional Details and Evaluation

View National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form For This Bridge

This early state highway Parker truss has been bypassed and preserved for pedestrian used. It replaced an 1890 cantilever through truss bridge, and survived a large flood in 1935.

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