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North Bosque River Bridge, Spanning North Bosque River at State Highway 6, Clairette, Erath County, TX



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Location
Spanning North Bosque River at State Highway 6, Clairette vicinity, TX

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER TX-83
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N527).
Building/structure dates: 1932 initial construction
Significance: The North Bosque River bridge is a fine example of the Texas Highway Department's development of standard bridge designs. The rise of state highway departments marks the decline of the entrepreneurial bridge designer and the coming of the automobile age.

Subjects
Bridges
Bridge Construction


Related Names
Texas Highway Department
Wickline, George G.
Gilchrist, Gibb
Cage Brothers
Texas Department Of Transportation
Brown, M. Mark, Historian
Harms, Bruce A., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF NORTH BOSQUE RIVER BRIDGE, EAST APPROACH, LOOKING WEST.
2. GENERAL VIEW OF NORTH BOSQUE RIVER BRIDGE, SOUTH SIDE, LOOKING NORTHWEST.
3. VIEW OF NORTH BOSQUE RIVER BRIDGE, SUBSTRUCTURE AND PIER, LOOKING WEST.
4. VIEW OF NORTH BOSQUE RIVER BRIDGE, EAST ABUTMENT, LOOKING NORTHEAST.


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