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UP - Eagle River Bridge #11

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in July 2017

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BH Photo #399277

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
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
Length of largest span: 75.0 ft.
Total length: 225.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.61784, -106.46006   (decimal degrees)
39°37'04" N, 106°27'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/374675/4386360 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Minturn
Land survey
T. 5 S., R. 81 W., Sec. 16
Inventory number
BH 63145 (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
Posted August 13, 2017, by Justin

Why do you post like a scene kid trapped in 2006?

UP - Eagle River Bridge
Posted August 13, 2017, by Steve Zebra (steve [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is mediocre, lol hahaha laterzzz bye