Rating:
4 votes

Navajo Bridge

Photos 

Overview

HAER photos taken 1990 by Clayton B. Fraser and Brian Grogan

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #128284

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch bridge over Colorado River on Alt US 89
Location
Coconino County, Arizona
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1927-1929; bypassed by parallel bridge in 1995
Builders
- Kansas City Structural Steel Co. of Kansas City, Missouri
- Ralph A. Hoffman
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 616.0 ft.
Total length: 833.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 13, 1981
Also called
Grand Canyon Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.81784, -111.63170   (decimal degrees)
36°49'04" N, 111°37'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/443660/4074850 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Navajo Bridge
Inventory numbers
NRHP 81000134 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
AZ 51 (Arizona bridge number)
BH 10710 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 19, 2011: New photos from Larry Matthews
  • November 25, 2010: New photos from Craig Philpott
  • May 2, 2010: New photo from Kim Harvey
  • April 19, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • January 26, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected GPS data and deck width dimension
  • November 23, 2008: New photos from James Baughn
  • April 8, 2008: New photo from Larry Matthews
  • August 24, 2006: Posted new photos

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