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Quartz Creek Bridge

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Deck view

Photos taken June 2007 by James Baughn

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BH Photo #109192

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Overview
Wooden pony arch bridge over Quartz Creek on CR 76
Location
Gunnison County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1990
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.8 ft.
Total length: 51.8 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.52212, -106.67027   (decimal degrees)
38°31'20" N, 106°40'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/354396/4265069 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Parlin
Inventory numbers
CO GUN076-03.40A (Colorado off-system bridge number)
BH 11904 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 91.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
400

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 27, 2007: Posted new photos

Comments 

Quartz Creek Bridge
Posted October 4, 2007, by james Adorno (adorno423 [at] aol [dot] com)

That is nice. They have a wooden pony truss in Jasper, GA that this bridge reminds me of.

Quartz Creek Bridge
Posted September 30, 2007, by Anonymous

You're right, it really is something completely different. It's so decorative and relatively elaborate. I wonder why they bothered with such an elaborate wooden structure in what seems like a relatively remote area. If it was down-town, I could see it, but out there...why bother? Interesting.

Quartz Creek Bridge
Posted September 30, 2007, by Wayne Kizziar (wayne1701 [at] cableone [dot] net)

Something completely different ! Very nice !