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US-190 Colorado River Bridge

US-190 Colorado River Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 5, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
US-190 Over Colorado River
Location
Rural: Lampasas County, Texas and San Saba County, Texas: United States
Structure Type
Metal 10 Panel Rivet-Connected Warren Through Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Continuous Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1940 By Builder/Contractor: Virginia Bridge and Iron Company of Roanoke, Virginia and Engineer/Design: Texas Highway Department

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
240 Feet (73 Meters)
Structure Length
1,295 Feet (395 Meters)
Roadway Width
24 Feet (7.32 Meters)
Spans
3 Main Span(s) and 9 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
231410027205023

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Bridge Documentation

This is a classic small scale riveted continuous through truss bridge which also features a fairly long series of approach spans. The three main continuous spans total 600 feet in length.

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Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
31.218374,-98.564531

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