low clearance info

Discussion in 'Trucking Industry Regulations' started by ann2009, Dec 10, 2009.

  1. ann2009

    ann2009 Medium Load Member

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    does anyone have a link or know where i can find info on low clearance for overpasses in texas and new mexico?
     
  2. REDD

    REDD The Legend

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    They should be in your Rand Mcnally Motor Carrier Atlas... In the front of the book.
     
    ann2009 Thanks this.
  3. ann2009

    ann2009 Medium Load Member

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    k thank you,i will check it out right now.
     
  4. JPenn

    JPenn Road Train Member

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    Rand McNally won't list every single low-clearance, but it'll catch the major ones though you're on your own for secondary roads or many rural routes. That being said, I'd be rather less concerned about hitting a bridge in NM or TX than say, NY or PA.
     
  5. K C

    K C Bobtail Member

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    ...or Chicago!! Ugh!
     
  6. hunts2much

    hunts2much Medium Load Member

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    Do doubt! You could parachute into Chicago blindfolded, hit the ground rolling, simultaneously throw a quarter, and hit a low clearance bridge. That same quarter would ricochet off 6 others before it gets pocketed by a bum.

    To the OP. Try a google search for "low clearance - Texas - New Mexico" That worked for me a few weeks ago in Spokane, WA.
     
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