State Highway 5 Bridge at High Creek

FM 1509, 1.8 mi. W of jct. with FM 38
Brookston, Texas

Historic Document

State Highway 5 Bridge at High Creek is located in Lamar County, Texas certified as a historic location on Thursday October 10, 1996. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Transportation, more specifically a Road-Related. State Highway 5 Bridge at High Creek was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Engineering.

State Highway 5 Bridge at High Creek Information

Other Name: Historic Bridges of Texas MPS
Other Name: FM 1509 Bridge at Cane (High) Creek;LR0045-14-101
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: Structure
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1920, 1921, 1935
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Austin Brothers Bridge Co.; Texas Highway Department
Architectural Style: parker through truss bridge
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

State Highway 5 Bridge at High Creek Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 0
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Brookston Historic Locations Lamar County Historic Locations Texas Historic Locations