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Uncompahgre River US 550 Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Uncompahgre River on southbound US 550
Location
Montrose County, Colorado
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1936; replaced 2002
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43613, -107.86647   (decimal degrees)
38°26'10" N, 107°51'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/249805/4258098 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Red Canyon
Inventory numbers
CDOT K-05-M (Colorado Dept. of Transportation structure number)
BH 11969 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1936 (1,016)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Colorado (600)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 2002 (455)
Lost during 2000s (3,757)
Montrose County, Colorado (6)
Owned by state (13,897)
Pony truss (15,083)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,067)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,308)
Truss (29,548)
US 550 (3)

Update Log 

  • December 24, 2016: Updated by Steve Conro: Adjusted GPS

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