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DSNG - Hermosa Creek Bridge

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Photo taken by Kevin Farlow

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BH Photo #248667

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Overview
Howe pony truss bridge over Hermosa Creek Bridge on Railroad
Location
Hermosa, La Plata County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1881
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad (DSNG)
Design
Wooden pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.41403, -107.83564   (decimal degrees)
37°24'51" N, 107°50'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/249043/4144579 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hermosa
Inventory number
BH 55526 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Uncovered wooden truss"
  • February 12, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke