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Pima Bridge

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Gila River Bridge

Arizona Daily Star: October 8 1976

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BH Photo #459542

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Gila River on Bryce Road
Location
Pima, Graham County, Arizona
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built in 1915; Condemned in January 1976; Replaced in 1978
Design
(3)8-panel, Pinned Camelback through trusses.
Also called
Gila River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.91372, -109.82694   (decimal degrees)
32°54'49" N, 109°49'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/609691/3642332 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arizona (321)
Built 1915 (1,229)
Built during 1910s (9,624)
Camelback truss (371)
Gila River (13)
Graham County, Arizona (6)
Lost (24,601)
Lost 1978 (62)
Lost during 1970s (765)
Owned by state (15,925)
Pima, Arizona (1)
Replaced by new bridge (16,485)
Through truss (15,013)
Truss (32,702)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • October 31, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com