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14th Street Viaduct

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14th Street Viaduct

historical marker along Cherry Creek in Lower Downtown, Denver, CO

Photo taken by Bob Morgan in February 2009

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BH Photo #134047

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Railroads, steets, South Platte River on 14th Street in Denver
Location
Denver, Denver County, Colorado
Status
Removed
History
Built between 1895 and 1898 at a cost of $367,000. Widened 1939, demolished 1988.
Builder
- Youngstown Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Dimensions
Total length: 1,476.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74996, -105.00366   (decimal degrees)
39°44'60" N, 105°00'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/499686/4400005 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fort Logan
Inventory number
BH 39981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 24, 2015: Updated by Luke: GPS Fix (?)
  • March 3, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
  • February 23, 2009: Added by Bob Morgan

Sources 

  • Bob Morgan - morgans212 [at] att [dot] net
  • HAER CO-52 - Fourteenth Street Viaduct, Fourteenth Street at Wazee Street, Denver, Denver County, CO
  • Luke

Comments 

14th Street Viaduct
Posted January 24, 2015, by Nathan Brandli (nrbrandli [at] hotmail [dot] com)

The marker on the map is in the wrong location. The southeast end of the bridges was located at Wazee Street and 14th Street.