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Denver & Rio Grande Scenic - Rio Grande Bridge

Photo 

Wagon Wheel Gap - Rio Grande River Bridge

Photo taken by scott branine in March 2015

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BH Photo #321054

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Rio Grande on Denver & Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
Location
Mineral County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Scenic Railroad
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
DRWGW Bridge 306.39A
DRGW - Rio Grande Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.73880, -106.73837   (decimal degrees)
37°44'20" N, 106°44'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/346830/4178257 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Fork West
Inventory numbers
DRWGW Bridge 306.39A
BH 55295 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 5, 2015: New photo from scott branine
  • February 12, 2015: Updated by Luke: Updated status
  • January 23, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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