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Rock Church Suspension Bridge, Spanning Paluxy River, Tolar, Hood County, TX

Rock Church Suspension Bridge, Spanning Paluxy River, Tolar, Hood County, TX



Significance: One of the remaining vernacular suspension bridges in Texas, the Rock Church bridge is an example of a combination cable and stayed truss, an obsolete engineering design.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N536
Survey number: HAER TX-81
Building/structure dates: ca. 1917 Initial Construction



Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Chrusciel, Jennifer, field team
Texas Department of TRansportation, sponsor
Texas Historical Commission, sponsor
Sears, Hannah, transmitter
Hardman, Peggy, historian
Harms, Bruce A., photographer


hood county32.38903, -97.92059
Google Map of 32.3890274, -97.92058999999999


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