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Coaldale Bridge No. 1

Photos 

Portal

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #101527

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Arkansas River at Coaldale on CR 6 (Hayden Creek Rd.) just north of US 50
Location
Fremont County, Colorado
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1906; later bypassed by another truss bridge
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.36808, -105.75108   (decimal degrees)
38°22'05" N, 105°45'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/434387/4246922 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Coaldale
Inventory number
BH 11871 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

A-frame portal (415)
Abandoned (3,512)
Arkansas River (109)
Built 1906 (602)
Built during 1900s (7,034)
Colorado (676)
Fremont County, Colorado (36)
Have street view (26,214)
NR-eligible (4,027)
Pin-connected (3,824)
Pratt through truss (5,240)
Pratt truss (9,072)
Through truss (14,638)
Truss (32,111)

Update Log 

  • August 9, 2019: New photos from Nick Schmiedeler

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Comments 

Coaldale Bridge No. 1
Posted August 9, 2019, by Nick Schmiedeler (nick [at] nickschmiedeler [dot] com)

Coaldale thru-truss bridges literally few dozen feet from each other