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Mojave River Bridge

Photo 

Photo provided by Nicholas Webster

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BH Photo #323726

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Mojave River on Dagget-Yermo Road
Location
San Bernardino County, California
Status
Replaced by a new bridge, relocated to Central America
History
Built ca. 1888; Converted to road ca. 1907; Replaced 1941 and relocated to Central America
Railroad
- Daggett-Calico Railroad
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
Daggett-Calico - Mojave River Bridge
Waterloo Mining - Mojave River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.86979, -116.88851   (decimal degrees)
34°52'11" N, 116°53'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/510189/3858609 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Daggett
Inventory number
BH 65475 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,073)
A-frame portal (532)
Beam (17,110)
Built 1888 (255)
Built during 1880s (2,294)
California (2,733)
Daggett-Calico Railroad (1)
Lost (30,014)
Lost 1941 (68)
Lost during 1940s (576)
Pratt through truss (6,228)
Pratt truss (10,537)
Railroad (16,665)
Relocated (1,056)
Replaced by new bridge (20,421)
San Bernardino County, California (78)
Through truss (17,875)
Truss (36,780)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added based on info from a forum post by Nicholas Webster.

Sources 

  • Luke