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SP - Yuma Swing Bridge (2nd)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #318144

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe pony truss bridge over Colorado River on Southern Pacific Railroad
Location
Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, and Imperial County, California
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1884; Burned 1885
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Howe pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.72910, -114.62080   (decimal degrees)
32°43'45" N, 114°37'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/722958/3623759 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Yuma East
Inventory number
BH 66479 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 7, 2018: New photo from Leslie R Trick
  • March 14, 2015: New photo from Luke
  • March 13, 2015: Added by Luke

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SP - Yuma Swing Bridge (2nd)
Posted March 16, 2015, by Douglas Butler

I never known that there drawbridges in Arizona or at least one.