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UP - Colorado River Bridge (Yuma)

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Photo taken by Ron Brown in July 2005

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Colorado River on Union Pacific Railroad in Yuma
Location
Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, and Imperial County, California
Status
Open to railroad
History
Built 1923
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
SP Colorado River Bridge (Yuma)
SP Colorado River Bridge (Yuma)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.72868, -114.61529   (decimal degrees)
32°43'43" N, 114°36'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/723476/3623724 (zone/easting/northing)
USGS topographic map
Yuma East
Inventory number
BH 38032 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 21, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • March 18, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: added street view
  • March 4, 2010: Updated by Craig Philpott: Corrected design
  • January 1, 2009: Updated by Ron Brown
  • November 7, 2008: Added by Ron Brown

Sources 

  • Ron Brown - ronald [at] totacc [dot] com
  • Craig Philpott - cphilpott [at] puc [dot] edu
  • 360Cities - Panorama Photo
  • Luke Harden - lukemh9 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Union Pacific RR Colorado River Crossing bridge.
Posted April 17, 2012, by Craig Philpott (cphilpott [at] puc [dot] edu)

Added Panorama photo link.