Dime Box, Texas: Transplanted Cattle Bridge

The Moses Livestock Bridge is full-size truss bridge, circa 1911, moved into a vacant lot as a tribute to the rancher who built it for the convenience of his livestock.
Bowers St., Dime Box, TX
TX-141/Ramsey St. into town. Turn south at the Dime Box monument (look for the flagpoles) onto Bowers St. Drive two blocks. You'll see the bridge on the right.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Transplanted Cattle Bridge

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Transplanted Cattle Bridge

Think it's gone now.

[Sam, 05/06/2019]

The field formerly occupied by the bridge is now a BBQ restaurant. The town actually moved the bridge, again, this time into a vacant lot in town but off of the main road -- so if you don't know where to look you'll never see it. We've adjusted our map point and directions accordingly.

Cattle bridge.

Moses Livestock Bridge

Cattle bridge that was across railroad tracks, later moved.

[Erin Jatzlau, 10/13/2016]

According to its impressive plaque, this entire bridge was moved to its current grassy retirement spot in 1999 as a memorial to a local rancher, who built it so that his livestock could cross some train tracks.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Big Dime in a BoxBig Dime in a Box, Dime Box, TX - < 1 mi.
Big MailboxBig Mailbox, Dime Box, TX - 3 mi.
9/11 Memorial9/11 Memorial, Giddings, TX - 13 mi.
In the region:
World's Smallest Catholic Church, Warrenton, TX - 24 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

October 29, 2020

My Sights

My Sights

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Texas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Martian Landing Site Monument, Grovers Mill, New Jersey (Oct 26-Nov 1, 2020)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Nearby Hotels: Dime Box, Texas

Nightly rates found:

Book Now