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SP - Yuma Swing Bridge (3rd)

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #318274

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
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1886; Replaced 1894
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Howe pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+32.72911, -114.62079   (decimal degrees)
32°43'45" N, 114°37'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/722959/3623760 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Yuma East
Inventory number
BH 66478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2015: Added by Luke

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