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UP - Fountain Creek Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Brian

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #254853

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Fountain Creek on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado
Status
Abandoned
History
Steel stringers over the main channel removed 2011 as part of a flood mitigation programme.
Railroads
- Missouri Pacific Railroad (MP; MoPac)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Warren through truss with riveted connections.
Also called
MoPac - Fountain Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.25827, -104.59313   (decimal degrees)
38°15'30" N, 104°35'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/535596/4234549 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Northeast Pueblo
Inventory number
BH 49273 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 12, 2016: New Street View added by Luke
  • May 29, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Partially demolished in 2011, truss span extant in aerial view, leaving status as "Abandoned"
  • August 1, 2011: Added by Nathan Holth

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