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Animas River CR 20 Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Animas River on CR 20
Location
San Juan County, Colorado
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1991
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.81611, -107.64917   (decimal degrees)
37°48'58" N, 107°38'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/266809/4188719 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Silverton
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
313
Inventory numbers
CO SJN20-00.5A (Colorado off-system bridge number)
BH 37970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2010)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 7, 2013: Updated by J.P.: google maps indicates bridge is gone.
  • November 2, 2008: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Animas River CR 20 Bridge
Posted January 15, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

According to Silverton Public Works this bridge was scrapped and locals mostly oppose replacing it in order to limit through traffic in their area.