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Clifton Bridge

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Clifton Bridge

New & Old Bridge

The Daily Sentinel: June 14 1968

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BH Photo #459692

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Description 

Contract price was $12,990 Deemed unnecessary after a new bridge was built nearby.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Colorado River on 32 1/4 Road
Location
Mesa County, Colorado
Status
Removed after a new bridge was built on 32nd Road
History
Built in 1911; Removed in 1971
Builders
- E.F. Patterson
- J.J. Lumsden
- Patterson-Burkhardt Construction Co. of Denver
Design
2-span Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.05749, -108.45395   (decimal degrees)
39°03'27" N, 108°27'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/720303/4326241 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 5, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • November 4, 2019: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com