Texas Covered Bridges List
– May 10, 2017
Number County Name Water Spans Length Built Truss GPS Description
43-11-A Bastrop Alum Creek Alum Creek 1 40' c1975 Stringer --GONE-- N30 04.64 W97 11.99 ESE of Bastrop. TX 71/95 E. 6.4 miles from jct with TX21/95 in Bastrop, N. (left) on Cottletown Rd. 1.4 miles, S. (right on O'Grady Rd. 0.1 miles, E. (left) on Spring Hollow Trail less than 0.1 miles, to the first unmarked, overgrown road on the left. Bridge is at the bottom of the grade; the cover was removed about 1995. Abandoned.
43-15-a Baxar Amazonia man-made canal 2 27' before 1980 cement stringer N29 27.78 W98 28.33 In the San Antonio Zoo in Brackenridge Park in San Antonio. US281 N. 1.1 miles from jct with I35 exit 158 in San Antonio, NE (right) on St. Marys St. 0.8 miles its end at the traffic circle. The zoo is immediately on the right after going around the circle. Parking is in Brackenridge Park on the right before the circle. Probably built by the WPA.
43-38-a Childress Fair Park Park Lake     2007 Stringer   In Fair Park in Childress. (200' x 10' x 15') (N34 25.987 W100 12.102) Built by York Bridge Concepts [www.ybc.com].
43-57-A Dallas Mountain View pond 1 60' 1985 Stringer N32 40.458 W96 57.970 In Mountain Creek Lake Park NW of Duncanville. Mountain Creek Pkwy N. 0.3 miles from jct with I20 exit 458, E. on Merrifield Rd. 0.1 miles, N. 100 yds & W. 100 yds to the bridge.
43-102-a Harrison Greenbriar Valley spring fed creek 3 14' 2009 Power Pole Stringer N32 41.549 W94 16.238 At Greenbriar Valley Tree Farm NNE of Marshall. US59 N. 3.0 miles from jct with US80 in Marshall, NE on FM1793 9.3 miles to the bridge on the NW side of the road at 9073. Ask permission to visit the bridge that cannot be seen from the road. Built by owner John Blackard.
43-105-(a Hays Aquarena Springs dry land N/A 37' x 10' 1970 N/A N29 53.46 W97 55.77 In Aquarena Center (Texas State University - San Marcos) in San Marcos. Aquarena Springs Dr. W. 1.1 miles from jct with I35 exit 206 in San Marcos to the bridge on the N. side of the road.
43-107-A Henderson Pinnacle Golf Club arm of Clear Creek Reservoir 1 62' x 18' 1995 Stringer   In Pinnacle Golf & Yacht Club NW of Malakoff, TX. TX198 (Terry St.) N. 5.1 miles from jct with TX31 in Malakoff, W. on Carolynn (becomes Michael's Cove) Rd. (CR2830) 1.6 miles, S. on Clear Creek Rd. 0.3 miles, W. (turns S.) on Pinnacle Club Dr. 1.2 miles, W. (left - curves S.) on Pinnacle Club Dr. 0.35 miles, left on St. Andrews Dr. 150' to the bridge. (N32 13.319 W96 04.378)
43-121-A Jasper Daphne tributary to Sandy Creek 1 41' x 11' 1995 Stringer RR flatcar   E. of Jasper. US190 NE 1.0 miles from jct with US96 in Jasper, exit left & continue NE on TX63 0.65 miles to the bridge on the NW side of the road across from 1984. Built by Darrell Flurry and Casey Flurry, his son. (N30 55.590 W93 58.519)
43-147-a Limestone Dr. C P McKenzie Jacks Creek 1 40' 1974 Stringer   SW of Mexia. S. of US84, intersection of F-M 2705 & Ranch 2705, in Confederate Reunion Grounds State Historical Park. (N31 38.027 W96 33.670)
43-170-A #2 Montgomery River Plantation Stewart Creek 2 80' 1968 Stringer N30 15.32 W95 27.30 In River Plantation Country Club S. of Conroe. TX75 S. 0.2 miles from jct with TX336 just S. of Conroe, continue S. on the E. service road 1.5 miles, E. on River Plantation Dr. 0.1 miles to the bridge. Walkway on each side.
43-203-A San Augustine Winnie's spring off Spears Creek 1 36' 1992 Town N31 24.690 W94 17.169 At Hensarling Ranch SW of San Augustine. TX147 SSE 9.3 miles from jct with US96 just S. of San Augustine, W. on TX103 5.8 miles, N. on FM1277 1.7 miles to the bridge on the E. side of the road at 1341.
43-212-A Smith Biggs spring fed creek 3 30' x 10' 1993 Stringer on I-beams   W. of Lindale. At 21509 FM16W Rd. Built by Melvin A. Biggs. (N32 31.369 W95 31.806)
43-220-A Tarrant Sunnybrook Sunnybrook Creek 1 c40' 1970 Stringer N32 51.895 W97 11.968 SW of Colleyville. TX26 (Colleyville Blvd) SW 1.1 miles from jct with Glade Rd. in Colleyville, W. on Mid Cities Blvd 1.8 miles, N. on Cardinal Ln. 0.1 miles, continue N. on Martin Rd. 0.1 miles to the bridge on the W. side of the road at 6425. Owner is Steve Oldridge.
43-220-B   Six Flags Over Texas Johnson Creek 1 36' 1979 Stringer N32 45.504 W97 04.323 In Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington. At the SW corner of I30 & TX360. Bridge is on the N. side of the park. Admission.
43-230-A Upshur Thomas Falls pond interconnect 1 42' 2011 Stringer   At Thomas Falls Event Center SSW of Ore City. US259 SSW 2.3 miles from jct with Main St. in Ore City to the bridge on the W. side of the road at 5543. Private, call 903-968-6924 for reservation to tour the bridge. (N32 46.160 W94 44.384)
43-246-A Williamson W H Ray Opossum Creek 3 44' 1976 Stringer GONE Near Walburg. From north of Georgetown take the Frontage Road to I35 northbound at FM971. Bridge site is located between FM971 and FM972 just north of CR150 on a driveway to the former Wimpy H. Ray property on the right. The cover was removed c2005. The property was sold to Jim H. Ralls c2005.