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House On A Bridge , North Fork Purgatoire River Old CO 12

Photos 

Adobe House on a Bridge

North Fork Purgatoire River Adjacent to CO 12

Photo taken by John Cross in August 2009

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BH Photo #145488

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over North Fork Purgatoire River on ? Old CO 12 @ CR21.6 and CR23.2
Location
Las Animas County, Colorado
Status
Abandoned
History
Perhaps- this bridge was the CO 12 predesesor of the current 1936 & 38 WPA bridges. It is now on private property with an adobe house built on it.
Design
Slab
Also called
I call it "House on a Bridge" Old CO 12over North Fork Purgatoire River
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.16120, -104.94325   (decimal degrees)
37°09'40" N, 104°56'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/505038/4112756 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vigil
Elevation
7310. ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 43259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,339)
Colorado (653)
Have street view (25,415)
Las Animas County, Colorado (29)
Slab (1,865)

Update Log 

  • October 16, 2013: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • August 21, 2009: Updated by John Cross: "New Listing" "New Photos and Info" "This is a House on a Bridge"

Sources 

  • John Cross - jcross [at] cross-photography [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

House On A Bridge , North Fork Purgatoire River Old CO 12
Posted October 17, 2013, by Daniel Hopkins (chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net)

No the house is abandoned according to local records.

House On A Bridge , North Fork Purgatoire River Old CO 12
Posted December 1, 2012, by Anonymous

Is the house inhabited?