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De Beque Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in July 2017

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Overview
Two-span through truss over Colorado River on the I-70 Frontage Road (Old US 6)
Location
Mesa County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1945
Design
Two riveted, 6-panel Parker through truss spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 203.0 ft.
Total length: 407.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 2002
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34081, -108.19306   (decimal degrees)
39°20'27" N, 108°11'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/741907/4358355 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
De Beque
Inventory numbers
CDOT G-04-A (Colorado Dept. of Transportation structure number)
NRHP 02001154 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 11956 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 70.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
970

Categories 

Built 1945 (233)
Built during 1940s (3,520)
Colorado (597)
Colorado River (38)
Have street view (21,747)
Interstate 70 (33)
Mesa County, Colorado (17)
NR-listed (2,836)
Open (36,253)
Owned by state (13,469)
Parker through truss (1,153)
Parker truss (1,506)
Riveted (1,843)
Span length 175-250 feet (1,795)
Through truss (12,826)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,560)
Truss (29,321)
US 6 (112)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2017: New photos from Steve Conro
  • June 19, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 22, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Street View.

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