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UP - Badger Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Monty Willson

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BH Photo #349476

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Badger Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Fremont County, Colorado
Status
As of August 2020 accessible via County Rd. 45. Bridge open to foot traffic
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 110.0 ft.
Total length: 110.0 ft.
Also called
DRGW - Badger Creek Bridge
SP - Badger Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.46575, -105.86121   (decimal degrees)
38°27'57" N, 105°51'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/424868/4257844 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Howard
Inventory number
BH 64395 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 13, 2020: New photo from Glenn Celerier
  • September 11, 2020: New photo from Glenn Celerier
  • April 1, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added dimensions
  • February 29, 2016: Posted photos from Monty Willson
  • December 4, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Glenn Celerier