International & Great Northern Railroad Underpass – San Antonio TX

City:
San Antonio, TX

Site Type:
Infrastructure and Utilities, Roads, Bridges, and Tunnels

New Deal Agencies:
Public Works Funding, Bureau of Public Roads (BPR)

Started:
1936

Completed:
1937

Designer:
Texas Highway Department

Contractor:
McKenzie Construction Company

Quality of Information:
Minimal

Marked:
Yes

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

The Texas Highway Department and the United States Bureau of Public Roads built the International & Great Northern Railroad (now Union Pacific) Underpass in 1937 to separate the grade between the railroad tracks and San Pedro Avenue in San Antonio, Texas.

Source notes

Plaque on Bridge

Site originally submitted by Larry Moore on June 14, 2016.

Location Info


3700 block of San Pedro Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
Bexar County

Coordinates: 29.468455, -98.499273

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