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Linden Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Overall View Of Northeast Web, Southeast Span, Looking Upstream To The Southwest

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #127288

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Purgatoire River on Linden Avenue in Trinidad
Location
Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1912; replaced 1989
Builder
- Patterson-Burghardt Construction Co. of Denver, Colorado
Design
Two-span Pennsylvania through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 219.0 ft.
Total length: 438.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.17250, -104.49889   (decimal degrees)
37°10'21" N, 104°29'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/544486/4114126 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Trinidad East
Inventory number
BH 38035 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2009: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Bridge information updated.
  • November 7, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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