FW&WRR Bridge -- W Fork of Trinity River, Fort Worth TX
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N 32° 45.948 W 097° 20.704
14S E 655013 N 3626535
Quick Description: The through truss bridge built by the former Fort Worth & Rio Grande RR over the West Fork of the Trinity River north of downtown Fort Worth, now owned by the Fort Worth & Western RR
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 10/15/2015 7:28:35 PM
Waymark Code: WMPT0F
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Long Description:
This through-truss bridge was built in 1902 on the route of the Fort Worth & Rio Grande RR, which in 1902 became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the St. Louis & San Francisco (Frisco) Railroad.

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Today this grand old truss bridge is owned and maintained by the Fort Worth & Western Railroad, a Class III shortline railroad operating on the old Frisco trackage in Texas.

One of the best places to see this old bridge is from Fort Worth's historic Oakwood Cemetery.
Parking Coordinates:: N 32° 46.042 W 097° 20.921

Date Built: 1/1/1902

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http://bridgehunter.com/tx/tarrant/bh63798/


Length of Span: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Log your find with a picture of the bridge with yourself or your GPS in the foreground. This shot does not have to be taken "on" the bridge. The shot should show the "truss" structure of the bridge as well.
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