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UP - Eagle River Bridge #10

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in July 2017

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BH Photo #399272

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Eagle River on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Eagle County, Colorado
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
probably built 1927
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.61318, -106.45769   (decimal degrees)
39°36'47" N, 106°27'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/374870/4385840 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minturn
Inventory number
BH 63144 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • August 6, 2017: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 28, 2014: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

UP - Eagle River Bridge #10
Posted April 1, 2020, by George A Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I see the Rio Grande logo on the girder.Nice touch.