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Broadway Bridge

Photos 

View of East Web, Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #139854

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost open-web deck plate girder bridge over Cherry Creek on Broadway Ave. in Denver
Location
Denver, Denver County, Colorado
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1896; replaced 1988
Builder
- Youngstown Bridge Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Railroad
- Denver Tramway Co. (DTC)
Design
Open-web deck girder bridge.
Dimensions
Span length: 129.0 ft.
Total length: 129.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72697, -104.98742   (decimal degrees)
39°43'37" N, 104°59'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/501078/4397454 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 42534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2009: Added by Rick Mattioni

Sources 

  • Rick Mattioni
  • HAER CO-48 - Broadway Bridge, Spanning Cherry Creek on Broadway at Speer Boulvea, Denver, Denver County, CO