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Hilton Garden Inn Santa Fe Footbridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Brown

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #234684

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pratt hrough truss bridge over North Granite Street & Granite Creek on former ATSF Railroad right of way
Location
Prescott, Yavapai County, Arizona
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Rebuilt as outdoor walkway connecting new Hilton Garden Inn and event space.
History
Built 1910; Abandoned 1961, Reused as part of a restaurant 1980s-1990s, Partially burned 2005; rebuilt and adapted as outdoor walkway for hotel 2020.
Builder
- Whiting Bros of Saint Johns, Arizona (Conversion Contractor)
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- Santa Fe, Prescott & Phoenix Railway (SFP&P)
Design
Pratt through truss with former timber trestle approach; latter replaced with steel walkway
Dimensions
Span length: 124.0 ft.
Total length: 124.0 ft.
Also called
ATSF - Granite Creek Bridge
SFP&P - Bridge #92
ATSF - Bridge #92
SFP&P - Granite Creek Bridge
Santa Fe, Prescott & Phoenix Bridge #92
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.54555, -112.47138   (decimal degrees)
34°32'44" N, 112°28'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/364990/3823631 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prescott
Inventory number
BH 52821 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2021: Updated by Luke: Changed name; Added conversion contractor
  • April 6, 2021: New photos from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • January 3, 2021: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Bridge has been adapted as outdoor veranza/walkway for new Hilton Garden Inn and reopened for use.
  • June 26, 2018: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from ATSF Railway Bridge Records
  • July 19, 2013: Updated by Alexander D. Mitchell IV: Added photos and additional history
  • June 7, 2013: New Street View added by Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • July 7, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Flickr - Image
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

ATSF Granite Creek Bridge
Posted June 7, 2013, by Alexander D. Mitchell IV

The passenger car seen in the Flickr view, part of a formerly attached bar/restaurant, was removed several years ago by the city.