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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
1914 98th Meridian
Byers vicinity, Texas, USA (Red River)
Bridgemeister ID:600
References:AUB, HAERTX98, PTS2
Principals:Mitchell & Pigg
Use:Vehicular
Status:Removed
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Suspended spans:4
Main spans:3 x 567f
Side span:107f
Notes
  • Rebuilt by Austin Bridge Company, 1923.
  • See (suspension bridge) - Texas, USA. The 98th Meridian bridge may match this unknown "Red River" bridge photo. AUB describes the Byers bridge, "This bridge, three spans of 567' each, one side span of 107', and a 16' roadway, had originally been built in 1914."

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