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Fourth Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Thad Roan

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Arkansas River in Canon City
Location
Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Future prospects
Preserved
History
Built 1891 by the Bullen Bridge Co.; modified 1928; replaced in 2001; reconstructed ca. 2004
Builder
- Bullen Bridge Co. of Pueblo, Colorado
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 105.9 ft.
Total length: 108.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43666, -105.24179   (decimal degrees)
38°26'12" N, 105°14'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/478897/4254292 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Canon City
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85000207 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
CO CC 2-FOURTH ST. (Colorado off-system bridge number)
BH 11875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/1999)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 18.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
3,483

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2010: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge has been DELISTED from the National Register. Anybody know why?

Sources 

  • Thad Roan
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com