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ATSF - Granite Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Brown

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #234684

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over North Granite Street & Granite Creek on ATSF Railroad
Location
Prescott, Yavapai County, Arizona
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Intended to be added to future "greenway" or "rails-to-trail" project; decking on east end damaged in fire ca. 2005.
History
Abandoned 1961, Reused as part of a restaurant 1980s-1990s, Partially burned 2005
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Pratt through truss
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 

  • 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

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.