Washington Avenue Bridge (Waco, Texas)
Washington Avenue Bridge
|Location||Washington and Elm Aves. across Brazos River, Waco, Texas|
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architectural style||Pennsylvania through-truss|
|NRHP Reference #||98000143|
|Added to NRHP||February 20, 1998|
The Washington Avenue Bridge in Waco, Texas was built in 1902 and was then the longest single-span vehicular truss bridge in Texas. It has a 450 feet (140 m) span acros the Brazos River. It provided for traffic circulation in addition to that provided by the 1870-built Waco Suspension Bridge one block downriver (east).
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Matthew Haberling (April 1, 1997). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Washington Avenue Bridge". National Archives. (accessible by searching within National Archives Catalog)
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