Houston Street Viaduct

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Also known as: Dallas-Oak Cliff Viaduct
Houston St. roughly between Arlington St. and Lancaster Ave., Dallas, Texas

Open-spandrel arch bridge over Trinity River on Houston Street in Dallas

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Description 

At the time of its construction, the Dallas-Oak Cliff Viaduct at Houston Street was the longest reinforced concrete highway viaduct in the world, and it was the first high-level, all-weather crossing of the Trinity River at Dallas. The Houston Street Viaduct was nominated to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. -- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER TX-33)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 9, 1984
Reference number
84001641
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1910; 1911

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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