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Purgatoire River US 350 Bridge

Photos 

Deck view

Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #101596

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Purgatoire River on US 350
Location
Las Animas County, Colorado
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1937; replaced 2014
Design
Riveted, 6-panel Parker pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 169.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.28728, -104.31866   (decimal degrees)
37°17'14" N, 104°19'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/560394/4126959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Earl
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
830
Inventory numbers
CDOT O-19-H (Colorado Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 11943 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.6 (out of 100)
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Categories 

6-panel truss (580)
Built 1937 (764)
Built during 1930s (11,246)
Colorado (653)
Have street view (25,415)
Las Animas County, Colorado (29)
Lost (22,278)
Lost 2014 (314)
Lost during 2010s (2,880)
NR-eligible (4,016)
Owned by state (15,133)
Parker pony truss (363)
Parker truss (1,600)
Pony truss (15,699)
Replaced by new bridge (14,864)
Riveted (2,052)
Skewed (4,816)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,998)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,672)
Truss (31,242)

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com