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Obed Bridge Storage Location

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray in September 2019

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt pony truss bridge
Location
Holbrook, Navajo County, Arizona
Status
In storage or disassembled
History
Stored here 2010
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.91188, -110.22849   (decimal degrees)
34°54'43" N, 110°13'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/570477/3863543 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 86597 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arizona (312)
Built 2010 (58)
Built during 2010s (393)
Holbrook, Arizona (1)
In storage (177)
Modern (2,294)
Navajo County, Arizona (31)
Owned privately (1,635)
Pony truss (15,996)
Pratt pony truss (3,573)
Pratt truss (9,103)
Truss (32,193)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2019: Updated by Luke: Updated entry
  • September 4, 2019: New photo from James McCray

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Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

6 Mystery Pony Trusses Sitting in a Field
Posted December 26, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

And they match as they are both comprised of 4-panel, riveted Pratt pony trusses... So I concur Luke.

6 Mystery Pony Trusses Sitting in a Field
Posted December 26, 2019, by Luke

Since this was on the "BH Awards" list for "mystery bridge": These are, IMO, clearly the remains of the Obed Bridge. Exact same number of spans. Exact same span length. Shows up in aerial imagery after 2010, the year Obed was replaced.

https://bridgehunter.com/az/navajo/obed/

Fairly open/shut, IMO.

6 Mystery Pony Trusses Sitting in a Field
Posted September 4, 2019, by James McCray (jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com)

What is going on here? Answers would be helpful.