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Fruita Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in December 2016

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BH Photo #373505

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span through truss bridge over Colorado River on 17-1/2 Road at Fruita
Location
Mesa County, Colorado
Status
Closed to all traffic
Future prospects
http://coloradopreservation.org/programs/endangered-places/e...
History
Built 1906 by the M.J. Patterson Construction Co.
Builder
- M.J. Patterson Construction Co. of Denver, Colorado
Design
Three pin-connected, 8-panel Parker through truss spans
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 4, 1985
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.13686, -108.73136   (decimal degrees)
39°08'13" N, 108°43'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/696076/4334415 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fruita
Inventory numbers
NRHP 85000218 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 11957 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 21, 2016: New photos from Steve Conro
  • June 9, 2015: Updated by Luke: City is planning to convert the bridge

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