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E.L. Patton Yukon River Bridge


Patton Yukon River Bridge

Side view

Stan Shebs

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Street Views 


Bridge over Yukon River on Dalton Highway
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska
Open to traffic
Built 1975
two closed box girders, with the deck sloping at a 6% grade reaching a maximum of approx. 200 ft above the river. The orthotropic deck was originally equipped with a timber surface.
Length of largest span: 410.1 ft.
Total length: 2,295.1 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Also called
Yukon River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+65.87598, -149.72188   (decimal degrees)
65°52'34" N, 149°43'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/375894/7308777 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
AK 271 (Alaska bridge number)
BH 72288 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 13, 2017: Updated by Fmiser: added height, extended design description
  • April 3, 2017: Updated by Scott B.: Fixed location, name, changed type fro "other" to girder
  • January 27, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 23, 2016: New Street View added by Andy Peters


  • Andy Peters - anpete1971 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Fmiser - fmiser [at] gmail [dot] com