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Image for South Coppell Road Abandoned Bridgeview gallery

NWNW27.7 km

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Orphaned BridgesSouth Coppell Road Abandoned Bridge

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Old bridge for South Coppell road, crossing Grapevine creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 1/24/2009

last visited: 11/15/2015

Image for Bankhead Hwy bridges -- Garland TXview gallery

NENE29.5 km

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Orphaned BridgesBankhead Hwy bridges -- Garland TX

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Garland's Bankhead Hwy bridges were closed to traffic in the 1970s, but the seeds of their abandonment were sown in the 1950s, when hydrological studies for a future lake proved the need to reroute the highway once the lake filled up.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/19/2012

last visited: 7/29/2014

Image for Bankhead Highway bridges -- in Lake Ray Hubbard, Rowlett TXview gallery

NENE33.2 km

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Orphaned BridgesBankhead Highway bridges -- in Lake Ray Hubbard, Rowlett TX

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The old Bankhead Highway bridges over Muddy Creek east of downtown Rowlett were abandoned in the 1960s and inundated in the 1970s by Lake Ray Hubbard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/19/2012

last visited: 7/16/2018

Image for Belz Road Bridge - The Colony, TXview gallery

NN38.1 km

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Orphaned BridgesBelz Road Bridge - The Colony, TX

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The Belz Road Bridge once took traffic across Duck Creek in northern Denton County. Today, it is retired, and has moved a considerable distance, carrying pedestrian traffic over a creek in Greenway Park, The Colony, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/22/2014

last visited: 6/10/2018

Image for Rogers Street Bridge - Waxahachie, TXview gallery

SS39.9 km

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Orphaned BridgesRogers Street Bridge - Waxahachie, TX

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The Rogers Street Bridge crosses Waxahachie Creek as Rogers St merges into College St. It was bypassed by a new bridge in 1990 and taken out of service. In 2004, it began a new life as a pedestrian bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 8/8/2012

last visited: 6/12/2008

Image for Henrietta Litsey Road Bridgeview gallery

NWNW46.5 km

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Orphaned BridgesHenrietta Litsey Road Bridge

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The Henrietta/Litsey Road Bridge once carried traffic across Henrietta Creek on Litsey Road. It was removed in 2011, and today, it rests at the Roanoke Public Works facility at 265 Marshall Creek, Roanoke, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 1/22/2009

last visited: 6/22/2014

Image for Sam Bass Road Bridge at Duck Creek - Roanoke, TXview gallery

NWNW50.2 km

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Orphaned BridgesSam Bass Road Bridge at Duck Creek - Roanoke, TX

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Properly the "Sam Bass Road Bridge at Duck Creek", this pony truss bridge is enjoying its retirement at the Denton County Southwest Courthouse at 6200 Canyon Falls Dr, Roanoke, TX, in the area of Argyle and Flower Mound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: never

Image for Rector Road Bridge at Guyer High School - Denton, TXview gallery

NWNW50.4 km

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Orphaned BridgesRector Road Bridge at Guyer High School - Denton, TX

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Originally on Rector Road over Clear Creek in Sanger, this bridge retired to the grounds of Guyer High School, connecting the school campus to the athletic complex. Located at 7501 Teasley Lane, Denton, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: 12/22/2014

Image for Donald Road Bridge at South Hickory Creek - Denton, TXview gallery

NWNW56.5 km

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Orphaned BridgesDonald Road Bridge at South Hickory Creek - Denton, TX

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This single-panel Warren pony truss bridge once took Donald Road traffic over Hickory Creek, near Krum. Today, it is enjoying its retirement at the Denton County Administrative Complex, 535 S Loop 288, Denton, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/31/2015

last visited: 5/15/2016

Image for Gregory Road Bridge at Duck Creek - Denton, TXview gallery

NWNW56.5 km

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Orphaned BridgesGregory Road Bridge at Duck Creek - Denton, TX

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This Warren pony truss bridge with alternating verticals once took Gregory Road traffic over Duck Creek in northern Denton County. Today, it is enjoying its retirement at the Denton County Administrative Complex, 535 S Loop 288, Denton, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/31/2015

last visited: 5/15/2016

Image for County Line Road Bridge - Denton, TXview gallery

NWNW62.8 km

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Orphaned BridgesCounty Line Road Bridge - Denton, TX

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This Warren pony truss bridge once crossed Denton Creek on North County Line Road at the Denton/Wise County border. It was relocated to North Lakes Park in Denton, TX in 2001, and is now a pedestrian bridge over a small creek.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: 10/3/2014

Image for FM 428 Bridge - Denton County, TXview gallery

NN65.8 km

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Orphaned BridgesFM 428 Bridge - Denton County, TX

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A beautiful Pratt through truss bridge today provides a pedestrian crossing over the Elm Fork of the Trinity River, having been bypassed by a new section of FM 428 in 1992. Located in Greenbelt Park 428, just west of Aubrey, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2014

last visited: 6/6/2016

Image for Plainview Road Bridge - Krum, TXview gallery

NWNW67.8 km

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Orphaned BridgesPlainview Road Bridge - Krum, TX

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The Plainview Road Bridge once took traffic across North Hickory Creek on Plainview Road, west of Krum. Today, it is retired, and has moved to what will ultimately be Eastside Park in Krum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/12/2014

last visited: 1/10/2015

Image for Sam Bass Road Bridge at Clear Creek - Sanger, TXview gallery

NWNW76.3 km

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Orphaned BridgesSam Bass Road Bridge at Clear Creek - Sanger, TX

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A through truss bridge, the Sam Bass Road Bridge at Clear Creek stands just south of Duck Creek Road, west of Sanger, TX. It is no longer in use, awaiting a home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 10/31/2015

last visited: 3/15/2017

Image for Briar Creek Bridge on FM 3051 - Navarro County, TXview gallery

SESE78.4 km

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Orphaned BridgesBriar Creek Bridge on FM 3051 - Navarro County, TX

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The Briar Creek Bridge once took traffic across Briar Creek on FM 3051, northeast of Corsicana, TX, but today, it sits, abandoned, having been bypassed by a new bridge in 1999.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/23/2015

last visited: never

Image for Clear Creek Bridge - Trenton, TXview gallery

NENE89.6 km

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Orphaned BridgesClear Creek Bridge - Trenton, TX

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Properly "Clear Creek Bridge at Nicholson Road," this Warren pony truss bridge with alternating verticals is several counties away from where it used to work, enjoying its retirement in Trenton's Memorial Park, off of FM 814 (W Saunders St).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 1/7/2017

last visited: never

Image for Cooke County Road 398 Bridge - Leo, TXview gallery

NWNW95.1 km

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Orphaned BridgesCooke County Road 398 Bridge - Leo, TX

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An abandoned truss bridge stands next to its replacement along Cooke County Rd 398 across Dixie Creek, not far from Leo, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/23/2014

last visited: never

Image for Squaw Creek bridge -- Glen Rose TXview gallery

SWSW99.1 km

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Orphaned BridgesSquaw Creek bridge -- Glen Rose TX

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An abandoned bridge over Squaw Creek near Glen Rose TX at the Tres Rios RV Resort is clearly visible from the US 67 just east of town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: 11/23/2012

Image for Sandy Creek Bridge - Callisburg, TXview gallery

NN107.2 km

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Orphaned BridgesSandy Creek Bridge - Callisburg, TX

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A pin-connected, five panel Pratt through truss bridge, Sandy Creek Bridge is enjoying its retirement on a walking trail in Parkhill Park after many years of carrying vehicular traffic over Sandy Creek in northeastern Cooke County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2016

last visited: never

Image for MKT RR Bridge No. 56.2 -- nr Morgan TXview gallery

SWSW109.8 km

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Orphaned BridgesMKT RR Bridge No. 56.2 -- nr Morgan TX

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This bridge was an important part of a busy rail stub in the golden age of railroading. Today, its purpose is to serve as a bridge on a private ranch road and to host a National Geodetic Survey benchmark disk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/5/2013

last visited: 1/26/2013

Image for MKT RR bridge No. 61.9 -- nr Walnut Springs TXview gallery

SWSW112.7 km

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Orphaned BridgesMKT RR bridge No. 61.9 -- nr Walnut Springs TX

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This bridge was an important part of a busy rail stub in the golden age of railroading. Today, its purpose is to give kingfishers a place to sit as they look for juicy frogs in the creek and to host a National Geodetic Survey benchmark disk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/5/2013

last visited: 1/26/2013

Image for Suspension Bridge - Bluff Dale, TXview gallery

WW119.3 km

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Orphaned BridgesSuspension Bridge - Bluff Dale, TX

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Originally located across the Paluxy River on HWY-377, it was moved here (FM-149) in 1934. It was closed by the state in 1988 and a new one-lane one-lane bridge was built adjacent to the suspension bridge in 1989.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/15/2018

last visited: never

Image for Old River Road Bridge - Valley Mills, TXview gallery

SWSW133.7 km

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Orphaned BridgesOld River Road Bridge - Valley Mills, TX

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Pratt through truss bridge over North Bosque River on old FM3310 road alignment. Intact but closed to all traffic.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 4/23/2018

last visited: never

Image for Very Orphaned Bridge - Jacksboro, Texasview gallery

NWNW133.9 km

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Orphaned BridgesVery Orphaned Bridge - Jacksboro, Texas

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This is a Rail Road bridge was built in 1898 to cross the Lost Creek about a mile from where it sits today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 3/6/2009

last visited: 4/17/2019

Image for Cotton Belt RR Bridge -- Brazos River, Waco TXview gallery

SS134.1 km

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Orphaned BridgesCotton Belt RR Bridge -- Brazos River, Waco TX

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A beautiful old truss bridge that is no longer used to cross the Brazos

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 3/10/2014

last visited: 5/25/2019

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