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Photo taken by Aaron Leibold in June 2011

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Overview: Parker through truss bridge over San Gabriel River on Georgetown Railroad

Status: Open to traffic

Design:  Main section 200ft Parker Through Truss by American Bridge Co. 1903. Western approach is heavy riveted Polygonal Warren Pony Truss w/ outriggers 100 ft long, and a 95 ft Plate Girder Truss fed by a wooden trestle. Total length is 520 ft

Dimensions:

  • Length of largest span: 200.0 ft.
  • Total length: 520.0 ft.
  • Deck width: 14.0 ft.

Texas Bridge Number (National Bridge Inventory): None

  • Latitude: 30.65391
  • Longitude: -97.65588

Source: Bridgehunter.com: Historic and Notable Bridges of the U.S. website