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White River Bridge

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Overview

Photo From Arizona Historic Bridge Inventory

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BH Photo #195094

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Description 

The state erected this bridge in 1934, using a Pratt through truss fabricated by the Virginia Bridge and Iron Co. The steel truss is mounted on the piers of Arizona's last covered bridge, built in 1916 at this location to replace an earlier 1899 bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over White River on BIA Route 9
Location
Gila County, Arizona
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1983
Builder
- Virginia Bridge & Iron Co. of Roanoke, Virginia [also known as Virginia Bridge Co.]
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.4 ft.
Total length: 103.4 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.73595, -110.16281   (decimal degrees)
33°44'09" N, 110°09'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/577551/3733194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Forks Butte
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
20
Inventory numbers
AZ H056 (Arizona bridge number)
BH 10726 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 29.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2019: New photos from C Hanchey
  • March 10, 2011: New photo from Nathan Holth

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