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Old Glenn Highway-Knik River Bridge

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Old Glenn Hywy. Bridge over Knik River

Photo taken by Glenn Macdonald

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #337609

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Knik River on Old Glenn Highway
Location
Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska
Status
Abandoned 1975
Design
Pennsylvania through truss with Camelback profile
Approximate latitude, longitude
+61.50496, -149.03280   (decimal degrees)
61°30'18" N, 149°01'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/391816/6820721 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anchorage C-6 SE
Inventory number
BH 69141 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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Abandoned (3,590)
Alaska (180)
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Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (22)
Pennsylvania truss (482)
Through truss (14,889)
Truss (32,503)

Update Log 

  • April 5, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • October 13, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 11, 2015: Added by Dave King

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Comments 

Knik River Bridge
Posted October 2, 2019, by Wendell Downs (lindelldowns [at] hotmail [dot] com)

What year, at least approximately, was the this bridge built? Was it the first non-railroad bridge over the Knik R.?