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UP - Gypsum Creek/US 6 Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in July 2017

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BH Photo #399307

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Gypsum Creek and US 6
Location
Gypsum, Eagle County, Colorado
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
1933
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: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 176.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64704, -106.95161   (decimal degrees)
39°38'49" N, 106°57'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/332550/4390402 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gypsum
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
5,202
Inventory numbers
CDOT F-09-D (Colorado Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 63156 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 1998)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • September 26, 2014: New Street View 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